Review: Beyond Immanence by Alan J. Torrance and Andrew B. Torrance

Book: Beyond Immanence: The Theological Vision of Kierkegaard and Barth by Alan J. Torrance and Andrew B. Torrance Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2023 Overview: This book proposes and analyzes a Kierkegaard and Barth trajectory (KBT), which challenges immanence theologies that risk domesticating […]

Review: After Method by Hanna Reichel

Book: After Method: Queer Grace, Conceptual Design, and the Possibility of Theology by Hanna Reichel Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press, 2023 Overview: Hanna Reichel’s thought-provoking new book engages both systematic and constructive theology (represented by Karl Barth and Marcella Althaus-Reid) in an enlightening conversation […]

Review: The Early Karl Barth by Paul Silas Peterson

Book: The Early Karl Barth: Historical Contexts and Intellectual Formation, 1905-1935 by Paul Silas Peterson Publisher: Mohr Siebeck, 2018 Overview: Peterson’s book is noteworthy for its efforts to locate Karl Barth within a definite historical and political context, and it excels as a resource […]

Karl Barth in Plain… Spanish?!

Six years ago, I published Karl Barth in Plain English. It has been an incredible journey, and I am grateful to everyone who has supported my writing along the way! Today, I am excited to announce that my book is […]

Review: The Early Barth: Lectures and Shorter Works: Vol. 1, 1905-1909

Book: The Early Barth: Lectures and Shorter Works: Vol. 1, 1905-1909. Edited by Hans-Anton Drewes and Hinrich Stoevvesandt. Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press, 2022 Overview: This collection of early writings from Karl Barth’s student years offers a fascinating look into Barth’s development. As […]

REVIEW: Karl Barth’s Epistle to the Romans: Retrospect and Prospect

Book: Karl Barth’s Epistle to the Romans: Retrospect and Prospect. Edited by Christophe Chalamet, Andreas Dettwiler, and Sarah Steward-Kroeker. Publisher: De Gruyter, 2022. In the “Theologische Bibliothek Töpelmann” series edited by Bruce McCormack, Friederike Nüssel, and Christoph Schwöbel. Overview: One hundred years after its […]