Dr. David VanDrunen

Visiting Professor of Systematic Theology

Dr. David VanDrunen is Robert B. Strimple Professor of Systematic Theology and Christian Ethics at Westminster Seminary California, where he has been teaching since 2001. Having served as a minister of Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church in Hanover Park Illinois, he now serves on the Orthodox Presbyterian Church’s Committee on Christian Education and Subcommittee on Ministerial Training. He received his M.Div. from Westminster Seminary California, his Th.M. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law, and his Ph.D. at Loyola University Chicago. He is the author or editor of several books on systematic theology, ethics, and law. Dr. VanDrunen, his wife Katherine, and their son currently live in Escondido, California.

  • B.A., Calvin College;
  • M.Div., Westminster Seminary California
  • Th.M., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • J.D., Northwestern University School of Law
  • Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago

Books (Author)
A Biblical Case for Natural Law
Bioethics and the Christian Life: A Guide to Making Difficult Decisions
Divine Covenants and Moral Order: A Biblical Theology of Natural Law
God’s Glory Alone: The Majestic Heart of Christian Faith and Life
Living in God’s Two Kingdoms
Natural Law and the Two Kingdoms: A Study in the Development of Reformed Social Thought

Books (Editor)
Pattern of Sound Doctrine

Books (Co-editor)
The Law is not of Faith: Essays on Works and Grace in the Mosaic Covenant

Dr. David VanDrunen