Friday, August 26, 2005

NT Wright: The Christian Challenge in the Postmodern World

We have this thing in the Anglican Church where no service is complete without one of these wretched little microphones, and we have the line at the beginning of the service where the bishop is struggling with the equipment and the congregation has a service sheet that they are expecting to follow through, and the bishop says, “There’s something wrong with this microphone,” and the congregation obediently responds, “And also with you.” It could almost be a definition of postmodernity, actually, that, where something comes back at you revealing your own inadequacies.

Transcript of N.T. Wright's May 18, 2005, Lecture at the Church Leaders' Forum, Seattle Pacific University

ht to mike devries


Anonymous said...

thank you for posting that, great resource. Jason.

Scot McKnight said...

Tom Wright's always got something to say, and thanks for pointing us toward his lectures there.