Biblical and Theological Studies Faculty Publications

Title

The Servant Lord: A Word of Caution Regarding the munus triplex in Karl Barth’s Theology and the Church Today

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2012

Abstract

Contemporary theology exhibits a lively interest in using the traditional doctrine of the munus triplex to unify our understanding of the person and work of Jesus Christ. This article explores Karl Barth’s work along these lines, drawing therefrom a set of reflections for the church today.