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Making the Best of ItFollowing Christ in the Real World$
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John G. Stackhouse

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195173581

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173581.001.0001

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Reappropriating H. Richard Niebuhr's

Reappropriating H. Richard Niebuhr's

Christ and Culture

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(p.12) (p.13) One Reappropriating H. Richard Niebuhr's
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Making the Best of It
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John G. Stackhouse

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173581.003.0002

This chapter examines H. Richard Niebuhr's Christ and Culture in the context of how Jesus Christ could relate to society and culture. It suggests that Niebuhr's book can help the reader to see that different aspects of the same culture can prompt different stances by different Christians. It also recommends a kind of hybrid types IV and V of Niebuhr's odd type IV, which is the “Christ in paradox with culture”.

Keywords:   H. Richard Niebuhr, Christ and Culture, Jesus Christ, society, culture

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