The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor Paperback

Reflections on Life and Ministry

by John Piper & D. A. Carson;


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The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor

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A valuable insider perspective from two men who have been acclaimed for their sharp thinking and warm pastoral hearts.

This book looks at the relationship between scholarship and pastoral ministry. Piper centres on the importance of scholarship and academic pursuits in his role as pastor. Carson, conversely, focuses on the importance of pastoral ministry in his career as a scholar.

An interesting blend of testimony, insight and teaching, this book challenges those in ministry to think carefully and holistically about their calling. An introduction by Owen Strachan and a conclusion by David Mathis provide context and application.

John Piper (DTh, University of Munich) is pastor for preaching and vision at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis. He is the author of numerous books, including Desiring God and Don't Waste Your Life.

D. A. Carson (PhD, Cambridge University) is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. A former pastor and itinerant minister, he has authored or edited more than fifty books.

The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor by John Piper & D. A. Carson was published by IVP in May 2011 and is our 23330th best seller. The ISBN for The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor is 9781844745418.

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'Few books are so needed as this. Recapturing the vision of the pastor as scholar and the scholar as pastor is crucial for the health of the church. Who would not want to read John Piper and D. A. Carson as they reflect on this calling? This is one of the most encouraging and helpful books I have seen in a long time. If you are a pastor, read it. If you have a pastor, put it in his hands.' - R. Albert Mohler Jr., President, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

'Iím deeply encouraged by the growing number of pastoral scholars and scholarly pastors. Probably no living Christians have done more to bring about this trend than D. A. Carson and John Piper. In this book, they will inspire you with stories from their journeys and challenge you with seasoned advice. Most of all, they will lead you to thank God that he gives you the privilege of leading and teaching his church.' - Collin Hansen, Editorial Director, The Gospel Coalition

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Page last updated 9th December 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherIVP (May 2011)
Weight182g
Number of Pages128
Thickness12 mm
Height213 mm
Width136 mm
ISBN9781844745418
ISBN-101844745414
Product Code3968509
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