21 Karl Barth Quotes

  • "Religion is the possibility of the removal of every ground of confidence except confidence in God alone."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Religion, Faith


  • "Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Grace, Laughter


  • "Grace must find expression in life, otherwise it is not grace."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Grace


  • "The devil may also make use of morality."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Morality


  • "Let us hear what the Bible says and what we as Christians are called to hear together: By grace you have been saved."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Grace, The Bible


  • "It may be that when the angels go about their task praising God, they play only Bach. I am sure, however, that when they are together en famille they play Mozart."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Angels


  • "It is always the case that when the Christian looks back, he is looking at the forgiveness of sins."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Salvation


  • "Jesus does not give recipes that show the way to God as other teachers of religion do. He is himself the way."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Examples, Jesus


  • "Conscience is the perfect interpreter of life."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Conscience


  • "Man can certainly flee from God but he cannot escape him. He can certainly hate God and be hateful to God, but he cannot change into its opposite the eternal love of God which triumphs even in his hate."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Rebellion, Hatred


  • "Men have never been good, they are not good and they never will be good."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Good and Evil, Men


  • "The best theology would need no advocates; it would prove itself."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Theology


  • "Joy is the simplest form of gratitude."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Gratitude, Joy


  • "What God chooses for us children of men is always the best."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Contentment


  • "Sin is not confined to the evil things we do. It is the evil within us, the evil which we are."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Good and Evil



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