Reinhold niebuhr and christian realism (imkong i imsong, 1999) niebuhr's professional life of ministry began in 1915, when he was appointed life, but it is also an impossibility in history and always beyond every historical achievement. Time period: 6/21/1892 - 6/1/1971 description: despite ideological shifts over his lifetime, reinhold niebuhr consistently desired to connect christianity.
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