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Continuing our dive into Karl Barth's first attempt at writing a dogmatics, this episode tackles the first section: The Word of God as the Problem of Dogmatics. He discusses what ...

Travel with me back to the early 1920s and Karl Barth's first attempt at writing a dogmatics. Launched while teaching at the University of Göttingen, this was the genesis of the m...

Dr. W. Travis McMaken and Rev. Dr. Nichole Torbitzky (both of the Lindenwood University Philosophy & Religion program) discuss Colin Gunton's book on Karl Barth and Charles Har...

This is an excerpt from an essay by Helmut Gollwitzer about Karl Barth and socialism. Available in video format. ==========================I write books! Check them out here. I run...

This is the third in a three-part series that I have done on How I Read John Calvin. Truth in advertising: Karl Barth makes an appearance (yes, again), but so does Francis Turretin...

My Top 5 books of 2018

I read a lot of books in 2018. Here are my top 5. The original tweet: https://twitter.com/WTravisMcMaken/status/1079844334571347970 Also on Youtube: https://youtu.be/JnJypQXwqEc ...

For this recording, David Congdon and I sat down (metaphorically) with Juan Torres for a wide-ranging interview about Dialectical Theology, universalism, religion and politics, and...

In this installment I review David Steinmetz's book, Reformers in the Wings, and talk a bit about Reformation history and some of its lesser known figures. This content is also ava...

Friedrich Schleiermacher is awesome. Lots of folks love to hate him, but I'm here to tell you that you should read him. In this recording, I discuss the 5th of Schleiermacher's spe...

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