Karl Barth's Emergency Homiletic, 1932-1933: A Summons to Prophetic Witness at the Dawn of the Third Reich

Karl Barth s Emergency Homiletic A Summons to Prophetic Witness at the Dawn of the Third Reich What does a theologian say to young preachers in the early s at the dawn of the Third Reich What Karl Barth did say how he said it and why he said it at that time and place are the subject of A

  • Title: Karl Barth's Emergency Homiletic, 1932-1933: A Summons to Prophetic Witness at the Dawn of the Third Reich
  • Author: Angela Dienhart Hancock
  • ISBN: 9780802867346
  • Page: 104
  • Format: Paperback
  • Karl Barth's Emergency Homiletic, 1932-1933: A Summons to Prophetic Witness at the Dawn of the Third Reich

    What does a theologian say to young preachers in the early 1930s, at the dawn of the Third Reich What Karl Barth did say, how he said it, and why he said it at that time and place are the subject of Angela Dienhart Hancock s book This is the story of how a preaching classroom became a place of resistance in Germany in 1932 33 a story that has not been told in its fullnWhat does a theologian say to young preachers in the early 1930s, at the dawn of the Third Reich What Karl Barth did say, how he said it, and why he said it at that time and place are the subject of Angela Dienhart Hancock s book This is the story of how a preaching classroom became a place of resistance in Germany in 1932 33 a story that has not been told in its fullness In that emergency situation, Barth took his students back to the fundamental questions about what preaching is and what it is for, returning again and again to the affirmation of the Godness of God, the only ground of resistance to ideological captivity.No other text has so interpreted Barth s Exercises in Sermon Preparation in relation to their theological, political, ecclesiastical, academic, and rhetorical context.

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    One thought on “Karl Barth's Emergency Homiletic, 1932-1933: A Summons to Prophetic Witness at the Dawn of the Third Reich

    1. Chris

      Excellent context, not only for Barth's own Homiletics (a book at least as odd as it is illuminating) but for Hunsinger's Karl Barth and Radical Politics. Hancock's narration of Weimar-era German preaching is even-handed and surprisingly gripping. Barth's demand that preaching begin and end with God even when the house is on fire gains specificity and pathos through her showing, week by week, what was happening around Barth as he taught in Bonn. His house was on fire, and he was trying to do the [...]

    2. Robert D. Cornwall

      To many folks, Karl Barth's theology is too heavenly minded for any earthly good. His vision of God being wholly other (transcendent) sounds as if God isn't truly present with us. His rejection of natural theology in favor of divine revelation has also rubbed many, especially liberals in America, the wrong way. Yes, Barth has his fans, but is he of any value today?Angela Dienhart Hancock's recent study of Barth's teachings on homiletics, which I've not read in its English translation, is a helpf [...]

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