Archives for March 9, 2013

Heads Up Regarding a Forthcoming Post about Karl Barth and Universalism

Almost every time I say to a colleague or friend who is knowledgeable about Karl Barth's theology that he was a universalist they answer negatively ("Nein!" :)So, about a year ago, I decided to dig into Church Dogmatics again and see what I could come up with. I studied Barth's doctrine of election some years ago and concluded that it logically leads to universalism even if Barth himself denied that he was a universalist. I knew that four great theological interpreters of Barth all pointed … [Read more...]