Ritschlian

Ritschlian

[rich-lee-uhn]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the theology of Albrecht Ritschl (1822–89), who developed a liberal Christian theology and maintained that religious faith is based on value judgments.
noun
2.
a supporter of Ritschlian theology.

Origin:
1890–95; Ritschl + -ian

Ritschlianism, noun
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