Tag: George Marsden

Christian Humanist Profiles 12: Structuralism, Modern Literature, and Christianity

Anyone who’s spent any time at all with the New Testament is familiar with the opening sentences of the Gospel of John: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through Him, and apart…

The Christian Humanist Podcast, Episode 76.1: The Outrageous Idea of Christian Scholarship

General Introduction – Where’s Grubbs? – Listener feedback – Thanks to CWC What’s So Outrageous? – Empirical verifiability – The problems with this model – A rabbit trail about rhetoric – Everyone else’s assumptions – Scientism in the 21st century – Self-policing, not persecution How Viable Is Postmodernism? – Depends on your discipline – Poststructuralists’…

The Christian Humanist Podcast, Episode #52: Theological Dramatics

General Introduction –  What’s wrong with the blog? –  Our shame in the face of The Pietist Schoolman –  The perils of Internet celebrity –  Working on our Night Cheese The History of the Book –  Should you buy it? –  What Nathan argues –  How it got published Salve Deus Rex Judaeorum –  Nested…