Surprised by N. T. Wright

Interview by Jason Byassee

The Bible scholar’s goal is to massively revise the way we talk about the Christian faith. By many accounts, he’s already succeeded.

People who are asked to write about N. T. Wright may find they quickly run out of superlatives. He is the most prolific biblical scholar in a generation. Some say he is the most important apologist for the Christian faith since C. S. Lewis. He has written the most extensive series of popular commentaries on the New Testament since William Barclay. And, in case three careers sound like too few, he is also a church leader, having served as Bishop of Durham, England, before his current teaching post at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.

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