Where Does Authority Come From?: A Conversation with a Theologian, a Biologist, and a Sociologist
'As we receive God's love, we are drawn into the beautiful diversity of God's people. Our goal is to learn to celebrate'¦such diversity under the Lordship of Christ.'
Introduction to the Conversation
The question ‘Who am I?’ is deceptively simple. On the surface, we think we can immediately answer the question, but upon further reflection we discover we actually need a tremendous amount of help to understand our ‘selves.’ We need each other. Not just in order for our communities to function well, but we need others to make sense of our existence, our calling, and our very being. This need of others, as we will explore here, includes ‘others’ with insights from academic disciplines beyond purely biblical and theological studies.
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