Saturday, May 05, 2007

Letter to the Church Times (UK) regarding N.T.Wright's rhetoric

Dear Editor,

In the May 4th edition of the online Church Times, "Using Judas To Push an Agenda," Robin Griffith-Jones uses the word "handbagged" to describe N.T.Wright's rhetorical approach (to Gnosticism) in a review of his book, Judas and the Gospel of Jesus. I confess to feeling both "sandbagged and hornswoggled" reading N. T. Wright but not actually "handbagged" (yet).

Deirdre Good

1 comment:

Rev Dr Mom said...

I have to confess that I have no idea what being "handbagged" might actually connote, but "sandbagged and hornswoggled" I get!