The Gurgling Gullet of Modern Religious Self-Confession (Barth on Hymnody)

 Tucked away in I.2 of Barth's Church Dogmatics is a little section on hymnody.  It is one of Barth's running footnotes (in smaller print) in his discussion on the subjective aspect of the Holy Spirit in revelation and man (I.2, Part III.16.2).  The section is quite long, so I'll have to paraphrase it. First, Barth talks… Continue reading The Gurgling Gullet of Modern Religious Self-Confession (Barth on Hymnody)