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Death of Helmut Niebuhr, Younger Brother of theologian Reinhold Niebuhr

Helmut Richard Niebuhr

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Helmut Richard Niebuhr dies at the age of 67. The younger brother of theologian Reinhold Niebuhr, Richard has taught at Yale Divinity School. Both of the Niebuhr brothers have been important figures in the neo-orthodox school of American Protestantism.

Richard Niebuhr's idea are sometimes labeled the "Yale school" and will become an important source of post-liberal theology.

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