“If They Only Knew What I Thought”: The Sad Cycle of Evangelical Biblical Scholarship

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/peterenns/2013/10/if-they-only-knew-what-i-thought-the-sad-cycle-of-evangelical-biblical-scholarship/

He asked his former professor, now colleague, why he was sent to graduate school with so many gaps in his learning. The answer: “Our job was to protect you from this information so as not to shipwreck your faith.”

I would replace “your faith” with “our system” and then I think we are closer to the truth.

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