Rick Gerhardt :: What is a holistic intellectual life?

  • “A holistic intellectual life would be one where we value every discipline of human endeavor as contributing to a holistic understanding of truth,” says Rick Gerhardt, Biologist and Christian Apologist. In today’s culture, we have become very specialized. Most people know everything about one area, and nothing about anything else. This is not a holistic intellectual life and can lead to very narrow minded intellectuals. “The Bible itself assumes that we are going to bring to it knowledge gained from the creation around us; from logic, from mathematics, etc.”

    What is a holistic intellectual life?

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