By Russell Re Manning
The complicated philosophical theology of Paul Tillich (1886-1965), more and more studied this day, was once encouraged by means of thinkers as different because the Romantics and Existentialists, Hegel and Heidegger. A Lutheran pastor who served as an army chaplain in global struggle I, he was once pushed aside from his collage submit at Frankfurt whilst the Nazis got here to energy in 1933, and emigrated to the us, the place he endured his uncommon profession. This authoritative better half offers obtainable debts of the main issues of Tillich's different theological writings and attracts upon the superior of latest Tillich scholarship. each one bankruptcy introduces and evaluates its subject and comprises feedback for additional interpreting. The authors check Tillich's position within the heritage of twentieth-century Christian suggestion in addition to his value for present optimistic theology. Of curiosity to either scholars and researchers, this significant other reaffirms Tillich as an enormous determine in modern-day theological panorama.