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Karl Barth the Arminian?

Okay, that would be a stretch! I'm not claiming that Barth was an Arminian in any classical or historical sense of Arminianism. He was a member, minister and theologian of the Swiss Reformed Church. Much of his theology resonates well with classical Reformed theology. However, in places, he broke decisively with especially "high federal Calvinism" (especially Beza and those who followed him).I've been reading a lot of Barth's Church Dogmatics lately. I've read most of CD before, but for … [Read more...]