Introduction to the Theology of Karl Barth

Jim and Camden discuss the 20th century theologian Karl Barth and the main themes of his influential theology.

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Hunsinger, George. How to read Karl Barth : the shape of his theology. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.

McCormack, Bruce. Karl Barth’s critically realistic dialectical theology its genesis and development, 1909–1936. Oxford: Clarendon, 1997.

Van Til, Cornelius. Christianity and Barthianism. P & R Publishing, 2004.

Van Til, Cornelius. The new modernism an appraisal of the theology of Barth and Brunner, Philadelphia Pa.: Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co., 1946.

Webster, John. The Cambridge Companion to Karl Barth. Cambridge University Press, 2000.

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2 Responses

  1. Interesting discussion guys! I would suggest the following ‘primer’ on Karl Barth, it’s his The Faith of the Church: A Commentary on the Apostles’ Creed and is Barth’s commentary on the Creed following Calvin’s catechism. My copy was published by Fontana Books but it’s been reprinted by Wipf & Stock Publishers ISBN 1597528005.

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