The Doctrine of the Word of God: (prolegomena to Church Dogmatics, Being Volume I, 1)

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T. & T. Clark, 1975 - Religion - 503 pages
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Described by Pope Pius XII as the most important theologian since Thomas Aquinas, the Swiss pastor and theologian, Karl Barth, continues to be a major influence on students, scholars and preachers today.

Barth's theology found its expression mainly through his closely reasoned fourteen-part magnum opus, Die Kirchliche Dogmatik. Having taken over 30 years to write, the Church Dogmatics is regarded as one of the most important theological works of all time, and represents the pinnacle of Barth's achievement as a theologian.

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Review: Church Dogmatics 1,1 The Doctrine of the Word of God

User Review  - Ben De Bono - Goodreads

The first two volumes in Church Dogmatics deal with the doctrine of the Word of God. Among evangelicals, this is one of the more controversial areas of his theology, due to Barth's rejection of ... Read full review

Review: Church Dogmatics 1.2

User Review  - Ian Guy - Goodreads

I found this one too difficult as well. Read full review

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'He undoubtedly is one of the giants in the history of theology.' -Christianity Today

Karl Barth was described by Pope Pius XII as the most important theologian since Thomas Aquinas, the Swiss Pastor and Theologian, and Barth continues to be a major influence on students, scholars and preachers. Barth's theology found its expression mainly through his closely reasoned fourteen part magnum opus, Die Kirchliche Dogmatik. Having taken over 30 years to write, the Church Dogmatics is regarded as one of the most important theological works of all time, and represents the pinnacle of Barth's achievements as a theologian.

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