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Bruce McCormack on Barth’s case against Prolegomena

Secularism as an argument for the necessity of apologetics was encountered by Barth in 1932 in virtually the same form in which it was expressed by Gilkey, Ogden, et al.

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Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

As I have become more familiar with politics in the recent years I’ve come across many topics that I really have had no previous understanding or basis from which to interpret these concerns, let alone comprehend the intricate and convoluted histories/motives surrounding them. 2,763 more words


Advice to a Young Pastor from Karl Barth

There’s been a lot of love and appreciation for Karl Barth among colleagues this year. And for good reason. He was a masterful theologian and his contributions to modern theology can hardly be overstated. 358 more words

Review: Karl Barth’s Infralapsarian Theology

Shao Kai Tseng is assistant professor of Systematic Theology at China Evangelical Seminary in Taipei, Taiwan. Tseng has a D.Phil. from the University of Oxford and has authored a number of books and scholarly articles in both English and Chinese. 503 more words

Book Review

Responding to Grace

The only legitimate
and genuine answer
to the unconditional
Yes in which
God forgives us
is an equally
human Yes.

–Karl Barth


It was once the Companion Controversy, now it is the Barth Wars; but what is it?

Maybe like me you have grown weary of what was originally called the Companion Controversy, but because of a recent First Things article by Phillip Cary has been relabeled… 1,094 more words

Karl Barth

PRAYER: Easter, by Karl Barth

O Lord God, our Father,

You are the light that can never be put out; and now you give us a light that shall drive away all darkness.   150 more words