The Great Passion/ Reading Karl Barth/Karl Barth: Theologian of Christian Witness

Nearly 50 years after Karl Barth uttered the words “He will reign” and breathed his last, his work has returned to the center of theological discourse. Three recent introductions portray his theology as an event that jarred the world awake by announcing “God!” elegantly, powerfully and persuasively in a time when “man” had become the biggest show in town.


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