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    Karl Barth on Creation

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

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    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
    Academic Unit: St Patrick's College, Maynooth > Faculty of 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
      Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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