THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE when researching prominent figures from recent history isn’t finding information, but deciding which of the numerous resources to concentrate on. We found these to be most helpful in preparing this issue.
Barth’s Church Dogmatics fills a bookshelf, but a careful reading of volume one alone will richly reward the patient reader. His commentary on The Epistle to the Romans (Oxford, 1968) shook the theological world. It’s another dense book but full of Barth’s energy. For something completely different...Read More