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The Intriguing Friendship between Francis Schaeffer and Hans Rookmaaker (Edith Reitsema)

October 29, 2018

Francis Schaeffer was a Christian apologist whose remarkable breadth of cultural interest and penetrating insights into modern life, led many to a profound spiritual reality. Hans Rookmaaker was an art historian whose Christian insights in art, music and culture had widespread influence. Both had vibrant personalities, striking charisma, and focused on how to engage with reality while creatively living out a relationship with God.


For further reading:

William Edgar, Schaeffer on the Christian Life

Bryan A. Follis, Truth with Love: The Apologetics of Francis Schaeffer

Colin Duriez, Francis Schaeffer: An Authentic Life

Linette Martin, Hans Rookmaaker: A Biography

Laurel Gasque, Art and the Christian Mind: The Life and Work of H.R.Rookmaaker