Christopher Chelpka

How to Read Opposing Arguments

A Play-by-Play Description

Fred Sanders, professor of theology at Biola, on Twitter:

Clarity ensues. But as I’m paraphrasing their own arguments, I notice that their case is stronger than I remembered. And as I type in some short quotes, I notice that they are coming at the whole issue from a different set of animating questions and concerns than I am.

Quality scholarship often goes slower than you’d like, but the work is so much better.