Understanding The Bible
Douglas Beals MacCorkle,
About the Author:
He was Professor and Academic Dean at Washington Bible College, Washington, D.C. (1957-63) and dean and founder of Capitol Bible Seminary, both in Lanham, Md. Douglas earned his Doctor of Theology degree from Dallas Theological seminary in 1961 with a major in New Testament Literature and Greek.
He was Professor, President and then Chancellor, Philadelphia College of Bible, Philadelphia, PA (1963-79) and President, American Association of Bible Colleges. During his tenure, the College attained accreditation from the Middle States Association and added two new bachelor degrees, the bachelor of music and the bachelor of social work. MacCorkle took the Presidency of Philadelphia College of Bible in 1963 following Charles C. Ryrie. Douglas MacCorkle married Jeanette Astle of Houlton, Maine and they had two children, David Lee MacCorkle and Judy A. Naugle. An author and Bible translator, he was a popular Bible conference and prophecy speaker. He also wrote and co-authored several books.
Dr. Douglas Beals MacCorkle, then 86, of Calvary Fellowship Homes, 502 Elizabeth Drive, Lancaster, PA, formerly of Cocoa Beach, Fla., and Philadelphia, died Monday, July 8, 2002, in Lancaster General Hospital after a long illness.
Books and Other writings:
|The Writings of Douglas
Dr. MacCorkle's Books and Study materials on this website are made available here free, through the generosity of Judith and Ray Naugle, and may be copied for use in Bible study groups, in limited numbers, providing that no charge is made for them. No further distribution or use of these materials is allowable under U.S. or International Copyright Law without express permission.
Additional copies of Dr. MacCorkle's books are available from Judy Naugle, 2201 Harmony Hill Dr, Lancaster PA 17601..