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Bultmann, Rudolf

Line breaks: Ru¦dolf Bult|mann
Pronunciation: /ˈbʊltmən
 
, ˈbʊltman/

Definition of Bultmann, Rudolf in English:

( 1884–1976), German Lutheran theologian; full name Rudolf Karl Bultmann. He emphasized the ‘existential’ rather than the historical significance of the Gospel story.

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