Charles C. Ryrie

The Brilliant Scholar

Editor's Note: This is our second day of honoring Dr. Charles Ryrie, who was promoted to heavenly glory on Tuesday of this week, just short of his 91st birthday. If you missed our first day of tributes, make sure to read them. They are entitled, "An Incredible Legacy." Today we find that, as Dr. LaHaye states so aptly below, Dr. Ryrie was indeed "the brilliant scholar." He taught many of our teachers, and all of us freely quoted his words with certainty [...]

An Incredible Legacy

On Tuesday, February 16, 2016, Dr. Charles C. Ryrie was ushered into Heaven, into the presence of the Savior he dearly loved. Dr. Ryrie, perhaps more than any other modern figure, was the face of dispensationalism for modern times. Having written more than 50 books, the Ryrie name will forever stand as a good name, and a testimony to literal, historical, grammatical interpretation of God's holy Word. Over the next few days, Dispensational Publishing House will honor this incredible legacy by sharing testimonies [...]