Posted By :Date :Krish Kandiah | 07-06-2013
What a privilege to spend time with Tom Wright and get to talk about evangelism, mission and contextualisation. Everything he says here is off the cuff which is a measure of the breadth of his learning and his communication skills. Tom shows us what we can learn from both Jesus and the Apostle Paul's approach to faithful relevance. I deliberately asked Tom what he though of the idea that Tim Keller shared here - that contextualisation is just shuffling around the 10 different points of the gospel that you need…
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Posted By :Date :Krish Kandiah | 04-22-2013
Tomorrow sees the next in our series of national consultations on helping the church gain Confidence in the Gospel. NT Wright (who was in the middle of editing his new book on Paul) was kind enough to make time to speak to us to give his views on the subject "What is the Gospel?" watch this short film and let me know what you think? How does Tom's approach challenge your own? Is there an emphasis you think he missed out? [vimeo link="http://vimeo.com/54601664" width="590" height="332"] There are some helpful resources…
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Posted By :Date :Krish Kandiah | 02-12-2012
3 Unmissable Ideas from NT Wright’s New Testament and the People of God I was very pleased to receive a copy of NT Wright’s “New Testament and the People of God” which is the opening and foundational work in Wright’s on going project “Christian Origins and the Question of God” which also includes “Jesus and the Victory of God” and “The Resurrection of the Son of God.” This is such a vast tome covering so many important issues, by way of review let me give you 53reasons you should read…
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Posted By :Date :Krish Kandiah | 03-04-2011
Before Rob Bell’s new book “Love Wins” has even made it into print, the trial by media and blogosphere has already begun, and those of us who presume to be jury need to be aware that we too will be judged, not only on the content of our conversation, but also on the tone of it. I have already begun to see the sparks flying, and am concerned that if these are ignored and allowed to catch light, or deliberately fanned into flame, damage may well be done to our…
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Posted By :Date :Krish Kandiah | 08-17-2008
Here's a review of NT Wright's wonderful Surprised by Hope on Christianity magazine's website.
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Posted By :Date :Krish Kandiah | 08-05-2008
1. N.T. Wright: The New Testament and the People of God. Christian Origins and the Question of God v. 1 (Christian Origins & Ques God 1) by N.T. Wright "A must read introduction to an appropriate methodology for theological / biblical studies" This is a landmark book providing a brilliant epistemological and methodological foundation for theological an biblical studies. This is the first volume in an incredibly provocative and challenging series. It may well mark NT Wright as the finest theologian of his generation. This book raises some very powerful…
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