The Epistle to the Romans by Karl Barth

The Epistle to the Romans

byKarl BarthTranslated byE. C. Hoskyns

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This volume provides a much-needed English translation of the sixth edition of what is considered the fundamental text for fully understanding Barthianism. Barth--who remains a powerful influence on European and American theology--argues that the modern Christian preacher and theologian facethe same basic problems that confronted Paul. Assessing the whole Protestant argument in relation to modern attitudes and problems, he focuses on topics such as Biblical exegesis; the interrelationship between theology, the Church, and religious experience; the relevance of the truth of the Bible toculture; and what preachers should preach.

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Karl Barth (1886-1968) was an influential Swiss Reformed Christian theologian. He was also a pastor and one of the leading thinkers in the neo-orthodox movement.

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Title:The Epistle to the RomansFormat:PaperbackDimensions:576 pages, 5.31 × 7.99 × 1.14 inPublished:January 1, 1995Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195002946

ISBN - 13:9780195002942

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Karl Barth's Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans first appeared in Germany in 1918, and caused an immediate sensation. A second edition, corrected, enlarged, and reconsidered, followed in 1921, and four others by 1933.