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Eberhard Jüngel

Eberhard Jüngel, religious studies educator. Recipient Karl Barth prize, 1986, Orden pour le Mérite, 1992, Grosses Verdienstkreuz mit Stern, 1994, Verdienstmed d. Landes Bad.-Wuerttemb., 2000.

Background

  • Jüngel, Eberhard was born on December 5, 1934 in Magdeburg, Germany. Son of Kurt and Margarete (Rothemann) Jüngel.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Theology, Kirchliche Hochschule, Berlin, 1961. Doctor of Divinity, University Aberdeen, Scotland, 1985. Doctor (honorary), University Greifswald, 2001.

      Doctor (honorary), University Basel, 2002.

    Career

    • Lecturer New Testament Sprachenkonvikt, Berlin, 1961-1963, lecturer systematic theology, 1963-1966. Minister Evangelische Kirche Berlin-Brandenburg, 1963. Professor systematic theology and history dogma University Zürich, Switzerland, 1966-1969.

      Professor systematic theology and philosophy religion University Tübingen, Germany, 1969—2003, dean Evangelisch-Theologische Fakultät Germany, 1970-1972, 92-94. Director Institute Hermeneutics, 1969—2003. Ephorus Evangelisches Stift, since 1987.

      Guest professor systematic theology University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany, 1990—1994, University Berlin, 1994.

    Works

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Substitute judge Constnl. Court Baden-Württemberg, since 1985. Chairman Theologischer Ausschuss Evangelische Kirche der Union, 1981—2003, Kammer fuer Theologie d.

    Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland, 1989—2003. Member Kammer fuer oeffentliche Verantwortung d. Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland, 1992—2003.

    Fellow: Institute Advanced Study Berlin, Academy of Sciences Goettingen (fellow 1999—2000), Academy of Sciences Salzburg, Academy of Sciences Oslo, Academy of Sciences Heidelberg.

    Connections

    • father: Kurt Jüngel
    • mother: Margarete (Rothemann) Jüngel
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    Born December 5, 1934
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    • 1961
      Kirchliche Hochschule
    • 1985
      University Aberdeen
    • 2001
      University Greifswald
    • 2002
      University Basel
    • 1961 - 1963
      Lecturer, New Testament Sprachenkonvikt
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1963
      minister Evangelische Kirche Berlin-Brandenburg
    • 1966 - 1969
      professor, systematic theology and history dogma University Z+-rich
      Switzerland
    • 1969 - 2003
      professor, systematic theology and philosophy religion University T+-bingen
      Germany
    • 1969 - 2003
      director, Institute Hermeneutics
    • 1970 - 1972
      professor, systematic theology and philosophy religion University T+-bingen
    • 1987
      ephorus Evangelisches Stift
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