Reviewing Rowan

A. N. Wilson has reviewed the new biography of Dr. Rowan Williams, the archbishop of Canterbury, for The Times of London. He likes both, the bio and the bishop.

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An interesting point -- I can't believe "never" either --

"From the beginning of Williams’s academic career, Shortt stresses the conservatism. “He never really doubted that the Synoptic Gospels provide . . . a historically reliable record of Jesus’ mission." Never? In the case of a mind as subtle as Williams’s, one wonders in what sense this can be possible."

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