Monday, April 30, 2007
There are many reasons why the divide between evangelicalism and Catholicism and other liturgical forms of Christianity has narrowed recently. But one of them is the work of Robert Webber, emeritus Wheaton College theologian who traveled the road from a Bob Jones University undergraduate education to writing a series of books commending to evangelicals the patristic tradition and the "ancient-future faith." Webber died on Friday. R.I.P.