Religion: TV Theology

The thorny theology of Harvard's Professor Paul Tillich is not what most U.S.

TV producers would pick as likely program material. But on New Year's Day, on NBCTV, Theologian Tillich found himself competing against Amos 'n' Andy and two westerns, and doing a good job of cutting his thoughts into handy bite-size for laymen. Looking like a nearsighted lion and speaking with a square-edged German accent, 69-year-old Lutheran Tillich began talking about religion and art.

A "truly Protestant picture of today," said Professor Tillich, is Picasso's famed Guernica, inspired by the Spanish Civil War.*...

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