The Idea of a Christian University in church history

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A distinction between the idea of a christian university and a christian idea of the university enables a more nuanced approach to the history of the emergence of universities and to that of christian engagement with social institutions. It also enables a clearer distinction between the emergence in Australia of religiously based and sponsored universities and more pragmatic engagements between religious bodies and public universities.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15-30
Number of pages16
JournalSt. Mark's review: A journal of Christian thought and opinion
Issue number210
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2009


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