As well as Berkouwer’s ‘Studies in Dogmatics’, there are the interesting books – The Triumph of Grace in the Theology of Karl Barth & A Half Century of Theology. 124 more words
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Barth has tried to affirm universal election without moving from there to universal salvation. There have been different reactions to his theology.
(a) Some have written positively about this approach – affirming universal election without embracing universal salvation. 206 more words
Knowledge of revelation is, according to G C Berkouwer, arrived at not through natural theology but through experience of the salvation of God “that opens doors and windows towards God’s handiwork” (General Revelation (GR), p. 399 more words
Berkouwer recognized that Barth himself held back from explicitly teaching universal salvation.This did not prevent Berkouwer from offering a penetrating critique of Barth’s theology. Berkouwer is appealing to others, who may, through the influence of Barth’s writings, be drawn towards universal salvation. 127 more words
Here is a post I began to write back in April of this year as I finished Stephen Holmes’ excellent book The Quest For The Trinity. 618 more words