The Resource Theology, history, and culture : major unpublished writings, H. Richard Niebuhr ; edited by William Stacy Johnson ; foreword by Richard R. Niebuhr

Theology, history, and culture : major unpublished writings, H. Richard Niebuhr ; edited by William Stacy Johnson ; foreword by Richard R. Niebuhr

Label
Theology, history, and culture : major unpublished writings
Title
Theology, history, and culture
Title remainder
major unpublished writings
Statement of responsibility
H. Richard Niebuhr ; edited by William Stacy Johnson ; foreword by Richard R. Niebuhr
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book brings together the best of the unpublished works of H. Richard Niebuhr, one of the outstanding American religious thinkers of this century. The collection includes lectures, sermons, and essays, some of which Niebuhr delivered at major universities to general audiences and others that he prepared for circulation and discussion among colleagues at Yale and elsewhere. Contemporaneous events, religious figures, important issues in theology, and interpretations of American history and culture - all engaged Niebuhr's broad-ranging interest and revealed his concern with integrating theology and practical living
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DLC
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1894-1962
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Niebuhr, H. Richard
Index
index present
LC call number
BR85
LC item number
.N615 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Johnson, William Stacy
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  • Theology
  • Théologie
  • Theology
  • Theologie
  • Geschiedbeschouwing
  • Cultuurfilosofie
  • Theologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Theology, history, and culture : major unpublished writings, H. Richard Niebuhr ; edited by William Stacy Johnson ; foreword by Richard R. Niebuhr
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-230) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The Cole Lectures : "Next steps in theology." The position of theology today ; Toward new symbols ; Toward the recovery of feeling -- An ecumenical vision. The doctrine of the Trinity and the unity of the Church ; The Church defines itself in the world -- The meaning of history. A theologian's approach to history ; Reflections on the Christian theory of history ; Reinhold Niebuhr's interpretation of history -- Historical interpretation. Theology in a time of disillusionment ; The Kingdom of God and eschatology in the Social Gospel and in Barthianism ; The anachronism of Jonathan Edwards ; Address on Martin Buber's eightieth birthday -- Religion and the democratic tradition. The relation of Christianity and democracy ; A Christian interpretation of war ; The idea of original sin in American culture -- Sermons. Our reverent doubt and the authority of Christ ; The logic of the cross ; Man's work and God's
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxvii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780300063707
Lccn
95022557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32664834
  • (OCoLC)ocm32664834
Label
Theology, history, and culture : major unpublished writings, H. Richard Niebuhr ; edited by William Stacy Johnson ; foreword by Richard R. Niebuhr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Cole Lectures : "Next steps in theology." The position of theology today ; Toward new symbols ; Toward the recovery of feeling -- An ecumenical vision. The doctrine of the Trinity and the unity of the Church ; The Church defines itself in the world -- The meaning of history. A theologian's approach to history ; Reflections on the Christian theory of history ; Reinhold Niebuhr's interpretation of history -- Historical interpretation. Theology in a time of disillusionment ; The Kingdom of God and eschatology in the Social Gospel and in Barthianism ; The anachronism of Jonathan Edwards ; Address on Martin Buber's eightieth birthday -- Religion and the democratic tradition. The relation of Christianity and democracy ; A Christian interpretation of war ; The idea of original sin in American culture -- Sermons. Our reverent doubt and the authority of Christ ; The logic of the cross ; Man's work and God's
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxvii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780300063707
Lccn
95022557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32664834
  • (OCoLC)ocm32664834

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