Bishop, Todd Hunter, Scot McKnight, Pastor Jay Greener (source, HERE)
On 26 April 2014 Scot McKnight, Professor of New Testament at Northern Seminary in Lombard, IL., and one of my favourite authors, was ordained as deacon in the Anglican Communion.
Here is a short story of his jourvey into Anglicanism, as told by himself.
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I grew up among America’s Baptists (CBofA), attended Cornerstone University (GARB sponsored at the time), went to TEDS (EvFree) and then did my doctorate at Nottingham, began my teaching career at TEDS and then moved to North Park (EvCovenant) and am now teaching at Northern, which is an American Baptist Church sponsored seminary. For almost a decade Kris and I attended Willow Creek but it became increasingly too far for us to travel and, when one Wednesday night it took me nearly two hours to get to Willow, it became clear we’d have to think of a church closer to home. Continue reading “Scot McKnight Ordained As An Anglican Deacon”