Barth in Conversation: Volume 3: 1964-1968 (Barth in Conversation)

by Karl Barth

Eberhard Busch (Editor), Karlfried Froehlich (Editor), Darrell L. Guder (Editor), and David C Chao (Editor)

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Karl Barth is widely regarded as the most important theologian of the twentieth century, and his observations about the church and its place in a modern world continue to engage religious scholars nearly fifty years after his death. This English translation of the Swiss-published Conversations is a three-volume collection featuring correspondence, articles, interviews, and other short-form writings by Barth from 1959-1962. Among them are dialogues with representatives of the Evangelical Community Movement (1959); conversations with prison chaplains and a question-and-answer session with the Conference of the World Student Christian Federation (1960); discussions with Methodist preachers, Zurich pastors, and Catholic students of theology (1961); press conferences in New York and Chicago (1962); and an interview at the United Nations (1962). Within these pages, scholars and students will find a comprehensive view into Barth's life and thinking about theology and its role in society today.

  • ISBN10 0664264026
  • ISBN13 9780664264024
  • Publish Date 12 November 2019 (first published 20 November 2017)
  • Publish Status Active
  • Publish Country US
  • Imprint Westminster John Knox Press
  • Format Hardcover
  • Pages 424
  • Language English