Last edited by Akishicage
Monday, May 4, 2020 | History

3 edition of theology of Reinhold Niebuhr. found in the catalog.

theology of Reinhold Niebuhr.

Hans Hofmann

theology of Reinhold Niebuhr.

by Hans Hofmann

  • 25 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971.,
  • Sin -- Christianity -- History of doctrines.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Louise Pettibone Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4827.N5 H63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6197421M
    LC Control Number56005663
    OCLC/WorldCa1212470

    ""Here is a clear presentation of the salient features of Niebuhr's thought and, at the same time, a very acute appraisal of it from the standpoint of early Reformation theology This book is written by a disciplined mind. Its thought is sharp and maisonneuve-group.com: An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story. Although he may be best remembered today as the author of the famed “Serenity Prayer,” Reinhold Niebuhr — an outspoken American-born pastor, writer, and political activist — remains one of the most influential public theologians of our time.

    Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Original Sin and Everyday Protestants: The Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr, Billy Graham, and Paul Tillich in an Age of Anxiety (). The Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr, Billy Graham, and Paul Tillich in an Age of Anxiety. Niebuhr’s theology is based on his doctrine of man as self-transcending yet finite and capable of evil in not accepting his finitude. This anthropology forms the basis of Niebuhr’s ethics, view of history, Christology and eschatology, and is the foundation of his rejection of idealism, naturalism and romanticism as inadequate to deal with man’s paradoxical nature.

    A primer on the current Niebuhr revival of the political left and right, this book traces the significance of Reinhold Niebuhr's thought for secular as well as deeply Christian minds. Placed in the context of religious and cultural history, Niebuhr's theological views deepen and challenge contemporary expertise on issues of war, peace, economic, and personal security. Apr 13,  · Who Is Reinhold Niebuhr And What Is His Connection To James Comey? There are a lot of familiar names in former FBI director James Comey's new book, plus one that has many people scratching their.


Share this book
You might also like
Thank you for the tadpole

Thank you for the tadpole

Towards environmentally sustainable agriculture in the Indus Basin Irrigation System

Towards environmentally sustainable agriculture in the Indus Basin Irrigation System

waiting years

waiting years

Topics in automated theorem proving

Topics in automated theorem proving

Solution of the Navier-Stokes equations for viscous supersonic flows adjacent to isothermal and adiabatic surfaces

Solution of the Navier-Stokes equations for viscous supersonic flows adjacent to isothermal and adiabatic surfaces

An analytical abridgement of Kents Commentaries on American law.

An analytical abridgement of Kents Commentaries on American law.

Decade of sentencing reform

Decade of sentencing reform

Software Encyclopedia 1992

Software Encyclopedia 1992

The fate of blood-thirsty oppressors, and Gods tender care of his distressed people.

The fate of blood-thirsty oppressors, and Gods tender care of his distressed people.

Constraints on the land developer

Constraints on the land developer

Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr by Hans Hofmann Download PDF EPUB FB2

Nov 25,  · Original Sin and Everyday Protestants: The Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr, Billy Graham, and Paul Tillich in an Age of Anxiety [Andrew S. Finstuen] on maisonneuve-group.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

In the years following World War II, American Protestantism experienced tremendous growth, but conventional wisdom holds that midcentury Protestants practiced an optimisticCited by: 9.

Oct 23,  · Reinhold Niebuhr: Theologian of Public Life (Making of Modern Theology) [Larry Rasmussen] on maisonneuve-group.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Reinhold Niebuhr, the most significant North American theologian since the 18th century, has decisively influenced the shape of Christian thought and action in the United States for much of the 20th maisonneuve-group.com by: Reinhold Niebuhr was a twentieth-century American theologian who was known for his commentary on public affairs.

One of his most influential ideas was the relating of his Christian faith to realism rather than idealism in foreign affairs.

Reinhold Niebuhr was born in Wright City, Missouri, on June 21,the son of Gustav and Lydia Niebuhr. His father, Gustav was an immigrant from Germany and became a ordained minister of the German Evangelical Synod after graduating from Eden Seminary at St.

Louis, the training school for ministers of the Deutsche Evangelical Synod of North. Helmut Richard Niebuhr (–) is considered one of the most important Christian theological ethicists in 20th-century America, best known for his book Christ and Culture and his posthumously published book The Responsible maisonneuve-group.com younger brother of theologian Reinhold Niebuhr, Richard Niebuhr taught for several decades at the Yale Divinity maisonneuve-group.com mater: Elmhurst College, Eden.

Reinhold Niebuhr (rīn´hōld nē´bŏŏr), –, American religious and social thinker, maisonneuve-group.com City, Mo. A graduate of Yale Divinity School, he served (–28) as pastor of Bethel Evangelical Church in Detroit, where he became deeply interested in social problems. Reinhold Niebuhr has 56 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Reinhold Niebuhr’s most popular book is Moral Man and Immoral Society: Study in Ethics and. Apr 24,  · His new book, “A Higher Loyalty The Rev. Reinhold Niebuhr in a photo. Niebuhr’s theology starts with the myth of the Garden of Eden.

In. Looking for books by Reinhold Niebuhr. See all books authored by Reinhold Niebuhr, including Moral Man and Immoral Society: A Study of Ethics and Politics, and The Irony of American History, and more on maisonneuve-group.com Jan 01,  · Reinhold Niebuhr, the most significant North American theologian since the 18th century, has decisively influenced the shape of Christian thought and action in /5.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Oct 01,  · The new edition of Charles Brown’s insightful study Niebuhr and His Age () and Langdon Gilkey’s On Niebuhr: A Theological Study () both effectively refute his harshest critics and in doing so contribute to a Niebuhr renaissance prompted at least in part by the misreadings of others.

Jan 15,  · Reinhold Niebuhr, American Protestant theologian who had extensive influence on political thought and whose criticism of the prevailing theological liberalism of the s significantly affected the intellectual climate within American Protestantism.

His exposure, as a pastor in Detroit, to the. Raised in the social gospel tradition of his father’s church, Martin Luther King encountered Reinhold Niebuhr’s less hopeful philosophy, Christian realism, as a student at Crozer Theological Seminary in King later evaluated Niebuhr’s contribution to theology as a rebuttal of “the false optimism characteristic of a great segment of Protestant liberalism” (King, 99).

‘Christian Realism’ is the name that has been given to that way of thinking. It is a term closely associated with Reinhold Niebuhr, when it is not exclusively identified with his thought. It is, however, important to remember that the theological movement originated before Niebuhr took it up as his maisonneuve-group.com: Robin W.

Lovin. May 19,  · Nearly 50 years since his death, theologian Reinhold Niebuhr still routinely makes headlines. A high-profile documentary, An American Conscience: The Author: Elesha Coffman. Here are five aspects of Niebuhr’s work that help explain his enduring relevance. He thought big.

Niebuhr titled his –40 Gifford Lectures (the most illustrious theology lecture series in the world) “The Nature and Destiny of Man.” On page 1 of the published volume 1, he wrote, “Man has always been his own most vexing problem. Moral Man and Immoral Society: A Study in Ethics and Politics return to religion-online Moral Man and Immoral Society: A Study in Ethics and Politics by Reinhold Niebuhr One of the foremost philsophers and theologians of the twentieth century, Reinhold Niebuhr was for many years a Professor at Union Theological Seminary, New York City.

The Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr Edward D. O'Connor, C.S.C. REINHOLD NIEBUHR is perhaps the most influential ex-ponent of a Protestant view of life in modem America.

While American Protestants today seem to be shifting their attention from Niebuhr to Paul Tillich, this recent trend is still far from counterbalancing the dominant position held.

Mar 09,  · Richard Reinhold Niebuhr, a theologian and influential teacher, died Febru­ary 26 at age He began teaching at Harvard Divini­ty School inthe school noted in an­nouncing his death, and retired as professor emeritus.

He was author, among other works, of the book Experiential Religion. He was the son of theologian H. Richard Niebuhr, author of Christ and Culture, and father of.

Sep 18,  · Forgetting Reinhold Niebuhr. By Arthur Schlesinger Jr. Sept. 18, ; THE recent outburst of popular religiosity in the United States is a most dramatic and .Reinhold Niebuhr understood the tensions and complexities of the Christian Life.

His approach became to theology became known as 'Christian realism.' Through his life and work we can see the importance of paying attention to what is really happening and the witness we can make when we look at events with a wisdom shaped by a biblical understanding of history and human maisonneuve-group.com W.

Lovin is Brand: Abingdon Press.The Thirties, Forties, and Fifties—Niebuhr’s age—had been an era of great religious writers and preachers of diverse confessions: Bernard Iddings Bell, Lynn Harold Hough, Paul Tillich, Richard Niebuhr, Reinhold Niebuhr, and others touched upon in this book; also (not touched upon by Mr.

Brown) of a good many talented Catholic theologians.