By Sung-Sup Kim
This dissertation phases an intervention in Reformed readings of the doctrine of windfall, quite round Barth’s severe interpretation of the culture stemming from Calvin and Schleiermacher, and offers a serious and positive review of Barth’s contribution. the writer argues that whereas Barth advances the dialogue in key methods, his examining of Calvin particularly is considerably hampered by way of his operating problem to Schleiermacher.
Following an evaluation of Barth’s critique of the Reformed place, the writer offers an intensive interpreting of Calvin’s writings, demonstrating that Calvin is much extra keen on the Christological foundation and Christian which means of windfall than Barth’s theology acknowledges; besides, Schleiermacher’s theological development problematizes features of Barth’s reading.
The upshot of this paintings is that every of those theologians supply serious safeguards and soundings that have to be heard in live performance and mutual correction for a powerful doctrine of divine providence.
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