Author - Kristen Schafer

Kristen serves as Faithlife's Integrated Marketing Manager and has been with the company for over eight years. She loves taking new products to market and helping churches solve tech problems. In her spare time, Kristen loves to run. She and her husband live in Bellingham, WA.

Barth, Van Til, and Calvinism

Karl Barth (May 10, 1886–1968) and Cornelius Van Til (May 3, 1895–1987) tend to be polarizing figures in church theology. Van Til was a firm opponent of Barth’s theology, arguing that it was fundamentally flawed and anti-biblical. Despite their...