Karl Barth on Good Friday: the criminals crucified with Jesus formed the first Christian community — The PostBarthian


On Good Friday in 1957, Karl Barth preached to the Basel prisoners (as he often did) a sermon he titled “Criminals with Him” based on Luke 23:33: “They crucified him with the criminals, one on either side of him.” I’ve heard many Good Friday sermons that either focus on the Crucifixion of Jesus alone, or…

via Karl Barth on Good Friday: the criminals crucified with Jesus formed the first Christian community — The PostBarthian

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