I’m a big fan of N.T. Wright. I have been heavily influenced by his teachings on Jesus and the kingdom of God as well as his perspective on Paul. I’ve listened to a couple of graduate courses by Wright as well as countless seminars and conference lectures.
Needless to say, when N.T. Wright speaks, I love to listen!
Jefferson Bethke did an interview with Wright and asked him what he thought the main problem in the western church is. Here is Wright’s answer (hint: it has something to do with disunity and the plethora of Christian denominations in America):