German Theologians Famous Quotes & Sayings

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2 German Theologians Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

German Theologians Sayings By Karl Barth: The statement that 'God is dead' comes from Nietzsche and has recently been trumpeted abroad The statement that 'God is dead' comes from Nietzsche and has recently been trumpeted abroad by some German and American theologians. But the good Lord has not died of this; He who dwells in the heaven laughs at them. — Karl Barth
German Theologians Sayings By Willem J. Van Asselt: The Swiss current of Reformed theology of Francis Turretin and Johann Heinrich Heidegger differed from The Swiss current of Reformed theology of Francis Turretin and Johann Heinrich Heidegger differed from the French approach exemplified by the Academy of Saumur. The northern German Reformed line of Bremen or of the Middle-European Herborn Academy differed from that of the Franeker theologians in the tradition of William Ames. At Leiden, the Cocceian or federalist approach was not identical with the Voetian project at Utrecht. Likewise, the British variety of Reformed theology (John Owen, Richard Baxter), with all its diversity, and the several types of Reformed teaching on the Continent each had an emphasis of their own. Methodologically, this means that we no longer can canonize Geneva, or contrast a non-scholastic Calvin with the later scholastic Calvinists as if they represented a uniform movement. — Willem J. Van Asselt