From the May/June, 2016 issue of Touchstone
From a Far Country by S. M. Hutchens

Book Review

From a Far Country

A Change of Heart: A Personal and Theological Memoir by Thomas C. Oden

InterVarsity Press, 2014
(384 pages, $40.00, hardcover)

reviewed by S. M. Hutchens

This is a widespread scenario in the education of religious leaders: The young man, and now we should include the young woman as well, enters the seminary or graduate school of religion and is confronted with something perhaps quite different than expected—not a direct denial of what he assumed Christianity to teach, but Christianity as interpreted accord . . .


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