Developing a Christian Mind
It is sometimes said that a person has a good legal mind or a scientific mind. Likewise, references have been made to the American mind or African mind. Decades ago C.S. Lewis’ star student, Harry Blamires, famously lamented, “There is no longer a Christian mind.” What does it even mean to have a Christian mind in light of all the denominations and disagreements among believers? This is an introductory graduate level course that offers students a way to think more accurately about everything. It touches everyday matters in practical life, every academic discipline, and every theological topic.
Key Questions To Be Explored:
What does it mean to think Christianly?
How can you love God with all your mind?
What is the interplay between intellectual formation and spiritual formation?
What are the advantages of having a Christian mind?