Baptism and the Lord’s Supper are often marginalized in evangelical churches. Could we be missing something very significant?
Is it possible that rediscovering the Bible’s teaching about the sacraments could help us grow in personal godliness and Christian maturity, deepen the relationships within our churches, and strengthen our evangelistic witness to the world?
The Revd Dr Peter Leithart is President of the Theopolis Institute; adjunct Senior Fellow of Theology at New St Andrews College, Moscow, Idaho; and an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America.
He is the author of over 20 books, including Traces of the Trinity (Brazos Press); Deep Exegesis (Baylor University Press); Against Christianity (Canon Press); Defending Constantine (IVP); and a commentary on 1 and 2 Kings (Brazos Press). He has authored numerous articles in popular periodicals and scholarly journals, and he writes regularly for First Things.
Peter and his wife Noel have ten children and seven grandchildren.