May 06, 2005
Christian Post columnist R. Albert Mohler, Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, compares business schools and theological seminaries, which are both “tempted to redefine their mission in strictly academic terms.”
In explicating a recent study published in the Harvard Business Review, Mohler passes on the conclusions about the trend among business schools, “Today, it is possible to find tenured professors of management who have never set foot inside a real business, except as customers.”
Mohler writes of a similar threat to theological schools,
It should be unthinkable that the faculty in a theological seminary would include professors of such limited experience in church life. Continue Reading...