"While the Handbook is hardly a substitute for the real thing, Barth is a fairly intimidating author."
"If Barth is christomonistic in his hermeneutic and understanding of the Scriptures than the same charge could be leveled against the apostles Matthew, Paul, and John as well as Augustine, Luther, and Calvin."
"Within Barth, there is a fresh and vibrant way in which to view revelation as well as better understand the human element within the text itself."
Here are six quotes from theology professors, pastors, and our own Faithlife staff on why we should read theologians with whom we don’t agree. Reading theologians with similar views is like cozying up next to a fireplace on a winter day in a...