2017 Christmas Card

Merry Christmas to you and yours from the team at Karl Barth for Dummies. "The nativity mystery “conceived from the Holy Spirit and born from the Virgin Mary”, means, that God became human, truly human out of his own grace. The miracle of the existence of Jesus , his “climbing down of God” is: Holy … Continue reading 2017 Christmas Card


The Results of the Popularity Contest

Facebook, to be honest, is a popularity contest. It isn't the place people normally go to to learn new things or to be challenged about their basic assumptions. People like to hear their beliefs affirmed. Twitter is the same. I'm as guilty as anyone. Sometimes I even catch myself scrolling through Twitter just looking for … Continue reading The Results of the Popularity Contest

DeepMind’s AlphaZero masters Barth in just four hours

In developments that will send a shock-wave through the theological community, DeepMind's ground breaking artificial intelligience AlphaZero mastered the entire corpus of Karl Barth in merely four hours then exploded in spectacular fashion. Fortunately no one was hurt as researchers had wisely taken the precaution of exposing the self-teaching algorithm to Barth's densely worded theological … Continue reading DeepMind’s AlphaZero masters Barth in just four hours