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Tickle your ears with the Good News!

Are you tired, run-down, listless? Do you poop out at parties? Well, I’ve got the inspiration you need! A couple of fellow bloggers have posted several audio lectures by T. 272 more words


Creation is For Jesus Christ

This is as clear as it gets in describing how I approach a doctrine of creation; of course, it comes as a description of Karl Barth’s own… 620 more words

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On Being a Free Range Christian

As Christians we are commanded to grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ, and along with this commandment–being the giver of good gifts that He is–the Lord Jesus has gifted his church with a multitude of teachers; these teachers range across various traditions and denominations, and provide unique insights that can only be obtained by inhabiting their respective theological traditions in their respective ways. 630 more words

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Art Festival Fever

The drilling machine for the Aargau lecture (“Biblical Questions, Insights, and Vistas”) is going at full strength and an unbroken pillar of smoke is rising from my pipe to the ceiling as in the best times of my life. 348 more words


Book Review: "Faith, Freedom, and the Spirit" by Paul Molnar

Paul Molnar’s Faith, Freedom and the Spirit is an extremely ambitious project. Its main thrust is the exploration of Trinitarian theology–particularly a distinction between the economic and immanent Trinity–in light of Torrance, Barth, and others. 721 more words


Karl Barth

The Swiss Reformed theologian, Karl Barth (1886—1968), lived through WW1 and WW2.

He was:

(i) a Pastor at Safenwil (1911-1921), where he earned the title ‘a red parson’ due to his involvement in the social, economic and political issues of the day, 42 more words

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Barth in Context. The 19th Century German and 20th and 21st Century North American Evangelicals: Points of Contact as Commentary on Me [and maybe you]

20th and 21st century North American evangelical Protestant Christian theology has a lot in common with 19th century German evangelical
theology (according to Karl Barth’s accounting of the latter). 1,209 more words

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