Such a Mind as This: A Biblical-Theological Study of Thinking in the Old Testament

I love this book. Don’t let the title mislead you. It is indeed about knowing and a proper use of the mind, but it is not an abstract philosophical study. Rather, it is a rich, deeply learned, biblical theology of the human understanding and its importance in relation to knowing God and his ways. In a now famous statement, Mark Noll’s book, The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994), opens with the declaration, “The scandal of the evangelical mind is that there is not much of an evangelical mind.” Noll has walked back this devastating indictment a … Continue reading Such a Mind as This: A Biblical-Theological Study of Thinking in the Old Testament