Strauss, David Friedrich

(1808–74)
German theologian, pupil of F. C. Baur [[➝ Baur, Ferdinand Christian]] in Tübingen. His Life of Jesus, translated into English by the novelist George Eliot, suggested that there was little of historical value in the gospels, which were the product of the creative mind of the primitive Church working on narratives of the OT.

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  • Strauss, David Friedrich — ( 1808 1874 )    German theologian and historian    David Friedrich Strauss was born on January 27, 1808, in Ludwigsburg (near Stuttgart), Germany. He attended a seminary (1821 25) at Blaubeuren, where he met Ferdinand Christian Baur, the most… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • Strauss, David Friedrich — (1808–74)    Theologian.    Strauss was born in Ludwigsburg, Germany. He was a student of F.C. baur in Blaubeuren and he also studied in Tübingen and Berlin. He is primarily remembered for his Leben Jesu, in which he argued that the supernatural… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Strauss, David Friedrich — ▪ German philosopher born Jan. 27, 1808, Ludwigsburg, Württemberg [Germany] died Feb. 8, 1874, Ludwigsburg       controversial German Protestant philosopher, theologian, and biographer whose use of dialectical philosophy, emphasizing social… …   Universalium

  • STRAUSS, DAVID FRIEDRICH —    German theological and biblical critic, born at Ludwigsburg, in Würtemberg; studied in the Theological Institute of Tübingen under Baur, was ordained in 1830, and went in 1834 to Berlin to attend the lectures of Hegel and Schleiermacher, and… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Strauss, David Friedrich — ► (1808 74) Teólogo y filósofo alemán. Perteneció a la escuela hegeliana. Autor de Vida de Jesús …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • STRAUSS, David Friedrich — (1808 1874)    radical German theologian and one of the founders of BIBLICAL CRITICISM. His book The Life of Jesus (1835) caused a storm by its denial of the supernatural and his use of MYTH, which he defined as a story contrary to the laws of… …   Concise dictionary of Religion

  • David Friedrich Strauss — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda David Friedrich Strauss David Friedrich Strauss (Ludwigsburg, 27 de enero de 1808 8 de febrero de 1874). Teólogo y filósofo alemán. Discípulo de Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel y Ferdinand Christian Baur …   Wikipedia Español

  • David Friedrich Strauss — David Strauss Pour les articles homonymes, voir Strauss. David Strauss David Friedrich Strauss, né à Ludwigsburg, près de Stuttgart le 27 janvier 1808 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • David Friedrich Strauß — David Strauss Pour les articles homonymes, voir Strauss. David Strauss David Friedrich Strauss, né à Ludwigsburg, près de Stuttgart le 27 janvier 1808 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • David Friedrich Strauss — David Strauß David Friedrich Strauß (* 27. Januar 1808 in Ludwigsburg; † 8. Februar 1874 ebendort) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller, Philosoph und Theologe. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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