Back in seminary I studied some Barth. More to the point, my advisor hade dig deeply into Church Dogmatics as I struggled to pass the Reformed Theology portion of the Presbyterian Standard Ordination Exam… it helped and I passed! 425 more words
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What did Karl Barth have to say about his use of Scripture in forming his doctrine of election?
“As strictly as possible we have let our questions be dictated by the answers which are already present in the revelation of God attested in Holy Scripture. 2,139 more words
Jesus put before the crowds another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in his field; it is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it has grown it is the greatest of shrubs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air come and make nests in its branches.” He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed in with three measures of flour until all of it was leavened.” “The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. 1,430 more words