Maynooth University

Maynooth University ePrints and eTheses Archive

Maynooth University Library

Karl Barth on Creation

Henry, Martin (2004) Karl Barth on Creation. Irish Theological Quarterly, 69 (3). pp. 219-223.

[img] Download (31kB)

Abstract

It is no secret that Karl Barth’s theological star has waned in recent decades. But even currently invisible stars may, in principle, still have much light to shed on ancient, intractable problems. Science can no doubt be a useful dialogue partner for some areas of theology, but when it comes to the crunch of theodicy, Barth’s intuitions about the meaning of ‘creation’ may perhaps still be more realistic than any amount of speculation about the ‘big bang’.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Karl Barth, Meaning of Creation
Subjects: Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy > Theology
Item ID: 642
Depositing User: Martin Henry
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2007
Journal or Publication Title: Irish Theological Quarterly
Publisher: Pontifical University Maynooth
Refereed: Yes
URI:

    Repository Staff Only(login required)

    View Item Item control page

    Document Downloads

    More statistics for this item...