This Week’s "Anxious Bench" Post at Patheos: "Engaging the Past, Engaging History"

I was going to write about the GOP Convention today, but I found the following topic more interesting:

Over at Books and Culture, Nicholas Wolterstorff reviews Mark Noll’s Jesus Christ and the Life of the Mind.   For Christian scholars, it doesn’t get any better than this.  For the past generation, Noll and Wolterstorff have been two of the leaders–in both word and example–of what it means to cultivate a Christian mind.

As expected, Wolterstorff praises Noll’s apology for Christian learning, but he also offers a gentle, yet important, critique of his work.  

Read the rest here.