A biblical theology of the city As more and more people become city-dwellers it is imperative that the church understands how to reach out to the expanding cities of the 21st century. Here Tim Keller shares some biblical insights. Tim Keller THE MEANING OF THE CITY God designed the city with the power to draw out the resources of creation (of the natural order and the human soul) and thus to build civilisation. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.