Excellence: The Character of God and the Pursuit of Scholarly Virtue

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Crossway, 2011 - Religion - 272 pages
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We are called to excellence in all activities of life, not least in our scholarship and ministry. Outlining virtues directly related to vocation and scholarship, Andreas Kostenberger tells us there is a way to be a better person and a better scholar--without needing to sacrifice our faith at the altar of academic respectability. Here is a call to a life of virtue lived out in excellence.

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This book urges Christian scholars to pursue excellence in their vocations without compromise. Excellence is grounded upon the excellence of God, God's grace, and Holy Spirit-enabled cultivation of ... Read full review

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In an orderly and compelling way, Kostenberger lays out the case for a renewed interest in the virtues necessary for genuine Christian scholarship. I was impressed by the extensive use of biblical ... Read full review

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ANDREAS J. K…STENBERGER (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is professor of New Testament at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, a prolific author, and a distinguished scholar. His many books include God, Marriage, and Family, and The Heresy of Orthodoxy.Ę

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