Man (Cause of Sin)



Dr. King quotes Reinhold Niebuhr’s “The Nature and Destiny of Man.”

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Man (Cause of Sin)
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[Underlined: Man] (cause of sin [Underlined: imp[ortant] [Crossed Out: Being] "Man being both free and bound, both limited and limitless, is anxious. Anxiety is the inevitable concomitant of the paradox of freedom and finiteness in which man is involved. Anxiety is the internal precondition of sin." "It is the inevitable spiritual Nieburhr, NDM, I, 182. [Page 2] state of man, standing in the paradoxical situation of freedom and finiteness."
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