Doctrine Of The Word Of God
A Guided Tour of One of the Greatest Theological Works of the Twentieth Century
Karl Barth’s Church Dogmatics is considered by many to be the most important theological work of the twentieth century and for many people reading it, or at least understanding it contents and arguments, is a lifelong goal. Yet its enormous size, at over 12,000 pages (in English translations) and enough print volumes to fill an entire shelf, make reading it a daunting prospect for seasoned theologians and novices alike.
Karl Barth’s Church Dogmatics for Everyone, Volume 1–The Doctrine of the Word of God helps bridge the gap for would-be Karl Barth readers from beginners to professionals by offering an introduction to Barth’s theology and thought like no other. User-friendly and creative, this guide helps readers get the gist, significance, and relevance of what Barth intended for the church… to restore the focus of theology and revitalize the practices of the church.
Each section contains insights for pastors, new theologians, professionals, and ordinary people including:
*Summaries of the section
*And other visually informative features that reinforce the main points of the Barth’s thought
In addition, each volume features the voices of authors from different academic disciplines who contribute brief reflections on the value of Church Dogmatics for creative discovery in their disciplines. Volume 1 reflections include:
*Douglas Campbell (biblical studies)
*Myk Habets (systematic theology)
*Richard Keith (pastors)
*Julie Canlis (ordinary people)
*James Chaousis (mental health)
*John Vissers (spiritual formation)
Whether you are just discovering Barth or want a fresh look at his magnum opus, this series invites you to an enjoyable and insightful journey into the Church Dogmatics.
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SKU (ISBN): 9780310125679
Binding: Trade Paper
Published: June 2022
Karl Barths Church Dogmatics For Everyone # 1
With God Journal$14.00Add to cart
HARDCOVER, COPTIC BOUND JOURNAL: Allows book to lay completely open when flat for ease of use
192-LINED PAGES: Journal measures 6.5 x 8.5 x 0.75-inches
WHITE COVER WITH GRADUATION CAP ARTWORK: Coordinating back cover; inside flap reads “With God all things are possible”
INCLUDES 8 ALTERNATING SCRIPTURE: Reads “For I know the plans I have for you – Jeremiah 29:11”, “With God all things are possible”, “Perhaps you were born for such a time like this – Esther 4:14”, “God’s Plans”, “Be strong and courageous – Joshua 1:9”, “To everything there is a season and a time to every purpose under heaven – Ecclesiastes 3:1”, “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also – Luke 12:34” and “Enjoy the journey”
Problem Of Pain$17.99Add to cart
For centuries Christians have been tormented by one question above all — If God is good and all-powerful, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain? C. S. Lewis sets out to disentangle this knotty issue but wisely adds that in the end no intellectual solution can dispense with the necessity for patience and courage.