By Todd Wilson,Gerald L. Hiestand
Throughout a lot of the church's historical past, those roles were deeply intertwined, yet in our modern surroundings, a troubling bifurcation among them has constructed. the outcome has been a theologically weakened church and an ecclesially weakened theology.
The heart for Pastor Theologians (CPT) seeks to beat this divide through helping pastors within the learn and creation of biblical and theological scholarship for the theological renewal of the church and the ecclesial renewal of theology.
Based at the first CPT convention in 2015, this quantity brings jointly the reflections of church leaders and educational theologians to contemplate how pastoral ministry and theological scholarship will be reconnected once more.
The members give some thought to numerous elements of the advanced identification of the pastor theologian, together with the biblical, public, and political dimensions of this calling. additionally, the essays discover the insights that may be won from historic examples of pastor theologians―including John Calvin, John Henry Newman and Dietrich Bonhoeffer―as good because the crucial position of Scripture in the ministry of the pastor theologian.
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Becoming a Pastor Theologian: New Possibilities for Church Leadership by Todd Wilson,Gerald L. Hiestand