#494 Overall Influence

Karl Barth

Swiss Protestant theologian


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From Wikipedia

Karl Barth was a Swiss Calvinist theologian who is most well known for his landmark commentary The Epistle to the Romans , his involvement in the Confessing Church, and authorship of the Barmen Declaration, and especially his unfinished multi-volume theological summa the Church Dogmatics . Barth's influence expanded well beyond the academic realm to mainstream culture, leading him to be featured on the cover of Time on 20 April 1962.

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University of Münster

German university

University of Bonn

Public research university located in Bonn, Germany

Duke University

Private university in Durham, North Carolina, United States

University of Basel

University in Basel, Switzerland

University of Göttingen

University in the city of Göttingen, Germany

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#13 World Rank
Religious Studies