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Thursday, May 10, 2007
Is Systematic Theology Necessarily Unbiblical?
NT Wright's criticism of "Pierced for our transgressions" was largely methodological. Yet, because the methodology was that of systematic theology rather than biblical theology, he called the book "deeply, profoundly, and disturbingly unbiblical."
This raises an important question:
Can Systematic theology be truly biblical?
Here is an essay I wrote on this very question a few years ago.