Thursday, August 20, 2015

Doug Webster Reviews - The Pastor Theologian: Resurrecting an Ancient Vision

Book Review
Augustines for the 21st Century

The church needs more pastors who write and preach top-notch theology.
Douglas Webster
Gerald Hiestand and Todd Wilson like to tell the story of a girl and her father strolling through a church graveyard. The daughter reads the headstone inscriptions out loud to her father. She comes upon one that lists "Pastor Theologian." She pauses, then announces, "Papa, they have two people buried here!"
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Doug teaches pastoral theology and preaching at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama. He pastored First Presbyterian Church of San Diego for fourteen years. He has served churches in Denver, Colorado, Bloomington, Indiana, and Toronto, Canada. Before becoming a pastor, he taught at Tyndale Seminary in Toronto for seven years. He has a BA in Biblical Studies and an MA in New Testament from Wheaton College. His PhD is from the University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto.

Doug is currently serving on the pastoral team at Central Presbyterian Church in New York City

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