This was a lecture given by D. A. Carson at the “The Pastor as Scholar, and the Scholar as Pastor: Reflections on Life and Ministry with John Piper and D.A. Carson” mini conference.
For those who are doing anything in the academic realm of Biblical studies Dr. Carson has some very helpful things to say. But even if one is not going to be doing any lecturing in a Seminary there are things Carson says which can be applied to anyone studying the bible.
The Scholar as Pastor