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Kittel, Gerhard

(1888–1948). Luth. NT scholar; son of R. Kittel*; b. Breslau, Ger.; educ. Leipzig, Tübingen, Berlin, Halle; taught at Kiel, Leipzig, Greifswald, Tübingen, and Vienna; studied unique character of Christianity in its environment; traced Oriental and Jewish influences on early Christian cong. Works include Theologisches Wörterbuch zum Neuen Testament; Christus und Imperator; Die Probleme des palästinischen Spätjudentums und das Urchristentum; Die Judenfrage; Urchristentum, Spätjudentum und Hellenismus; Die Religionsgeschichte und das Urchristentum. See also Lexicons, B.

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