Evangelical humility

This post was published on Friday 7 March 2008.

Evangelicals need to approach their theological formulae with more humility than in the past.   It is the scriptural word that is infallible, not our ever imperfect attempts to restate it in appropriate contemporary ways.

Ronald J. Sider, ‘Evangelism, salvation and social justice: definitions and interrelationships,’ International Review of Mission 64 (1975): 267.