Karl Barth Quotes (60 quotes)
“Faith in God's revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo.”
As quoted in An Almanac of the Christian Church (1987) by William D. Blake
The Epistle to the Romans (1968 edition), Oxford University Press - ISBN: 9780195002942
As quoted in An Introduction to Protestant Theology (1982) by Helmut Gollwitzer, p. 174
“It is always the case that when the Christian looks back, he is looking at the forgiveness of sins.”
From the his article "Dogmatics in Outline" printed in: Classics of Protestantism (Philosophical Library, 1959), p. 584
As quoted in Finding the Magnificent in Lower Mundane : Extraordinary Stories About An Ordinary Place (1994) by Bob Stromberg, p. 69
As quoted in The Harper Book of Quotations (1993) by Robert I. Fitzhenry, p. 223
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsKarl Barth
Born: May 10, 1886
Died: December 10, 1968 (aged 82)
Bio: Karl Barth was a Swiss Reformed theologian whom many scholars hold to be among the most important thinkers of the 20th century; Pope Pius XII described him as the most important theologian since Thomas Aquinas. Barth's influence expanded well beyond the academic realm to mainstream culture, leading him to be featured on the cover of Time on April 20, 1962.