Over 300 distinguished evangelical Christian leaders representing 38 denominations gathered to draft the Chicago Statement on the Inerrancy of Scripture. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the signing of that document.

On October 26, 1978, the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy sponsored a conference in the Marriott Hotel at Chicago’s O’Hare airport. Over 300 distinguished evangelical Christian leaders representing 38 denominations gathered to draft a statement on the inerrancy of Scripture. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the signing of that historic document. The statement…