The Bible makes a very radical idea inescapable: not only is the gospel the interpretive norm for the whole Bible, but there is an important sense in which Jesus Christ is the mediator of the meaning of everything that exists. In other words, the gospel is the hermeneutical norm for the whole of reality.
- Graeme Goldsworthy
Friday, April 11, 2008
Preaching As Concept Creation, Not Just Contextualization
Here is an excellent article by Piper on the fact that some concepts will be unintelligible for unbelievers and the need to create concepts for their minds so they may believe what was once unbelievable.