A Reply to S. M. Hutchens’s “Abreast of the Times”

by W. Bingham Hunter

Thank you for the opportunity to provide a brief historical statement concerning matters touched on in the Fall 1995 issue of Touchstone.

In 1989 the Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (TEDS) faculty approved the following statement:

In recognition of the divine act of creation whereby the “image of God” has been equally given to women and men, the faculty of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School offers the following statement on gender references in our speech and writing. We do this as a demonstration of the reality of our . . .

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