free religious books covering all major faiths and beliefs

Whatever your religion or belief you are sure to find a free ebook here to satisfy your needs. Want a free digital copy of the Bible or Quran? Look no further!

A Humble Courage by James R. Cowles

A Humble Courage
By James R. Cowles

Officially licensed for obooko members.

Read it and Rate it!

Rated 5/5(18 votes)

Book Synopsis

In a very recessed and implicit fashion, Karl Barth's theology, as explicated in works like "Church Dogmatics", follows Soren Kierkegaard's "Stages on Life's Way". "A Humble Courage" traces the parallels between Barth's theology and Kierkegaard's philosophy.


While historical generalizations are notoriously hazardous, we may say that one of the issues that precipitated the Protestant Reformation was the role of mediation in relation to faith. Prior to the Reformation, the believer’s salvation was mediated, at least in the minds of the Reformers, by an elaborate hierarchy of priests, bishops, and popes in this world, and a no less elaborate hierarchy of confessors, saints, virgins, and martyrs in the next. The believer’s interpretation of Scripture was subject to the same mediation. The consequent...
Read more

From available file formats*
File Formats

*If your favourite
format is not listed this may be because the author has restricted files available for free ebook editions.

Share your Beliefs ...

Latest books in this category

717 Quotes & Sayings of Robin Sacredfire

717 Quotes & Sayings of Robin Sacredfire

by Robin Sacredfire Are you feeling sad, anxious and stressed? Do you feel as tough life has no meaning? This book will help you find inner......
The Lucid Series: Android Uprising - free ebook download

The Lucid Series: Android Uprising

by Den Warren . . . In a dystopian cyberpunk 2215, the former US was fragmented into multiple small countries. . . . People in the UN......