Explorer's Guide to Karl Barth, An

By David Guretzki
2016 · Paperback / Softback Trade paperback
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Anyone exploring a new territory knows the benefit of an experienced guide. A guide can make the difference between tiresome drudgery and a life-changing adventure. This is as true for exploring new thinkers and books as it is for places. If ever a theologian required a guide, it would be Karl Barth. His many writings have secured his place as the most significant theologian of the twentieth century. The massive Church Dogmatics alone spans over eight thousand pages and six million words. David Guretzki has been reading and teaching Barth for decades, and he has gathered numerous hints and notes along the way for how best to explore the writings of the Swiss theologian. Inside you will find
  • frequently asked questions
  • a glossary of key concepts and persons
  • a tour guide to Barth's early writings
  • tips on how to write a paper on Barth
  • a guided tour to the Church Dogmatics
Whether you are a first-time reader or a seasoned student, An Explorer's Guide to Karl Barth will give you the tools and tips to get the most out of your experience. Enjoy the journey!

Product Information

ISBN13: 9780830851379
Width: 13.97 cm
Height: 20.95 cm
# of Pages: 192
Item: 9780830851379
Published: 2016
Binding: Paperback / Softback Trade paperback
BISAC: RELIGION / Christian Theology / History , RELIGION / Christian Theology / Systematic

David Guretzki

DAVID GURETZKI is professor of theology, church, and public life at Briarcrest College and Seminary in Caronport, Saskatchewan, Canada. He also serves as the dean of the seminary there and is coauthor of Pocket Dictionary of Theological Terms.



Explorer's Guide to Karl Barth, An

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