Archive Authors E.J. Hutchinson Nota Bene Reformed Irenicism

Askesis over Aesthesis

When we come┬áto read the Bible, the best parts of the Christian theological tradition–from the ancients to Calvin to, in the contemporary world, John Webster–bear witness that the one thing really needful is not a literary aesthetics, but a literary ascetics. Here is an example from the eponymous essay in John Webster’s recent collection┬áThe Domain […]