Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Paperback / softback Book

Dietrich Bonhoeffer Paperback / softback

Edited by Bob E. Patterson

Part of the Makers of the Modern Theological Mind series

Paperback / softback

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) has influenced the entire post-World War II era with his life and legacy.

Executed in a Nazi concentration camp, he has attained international recognition and fame.

His prison experience resulted in writings focused on contemporary and future challenges facing the Christian church.

For him, a Christian was called to participate in the suffering of God in the secular life, to be "a person for others." "Who is Christ for us today?" was his insistent question. Interest in Bonhoeffer remains at a high peak. This volume by Dallas Roark shows how Bonhoeffer has influenced both conservative and liberal wings of Christianity as well as secularists, and how he remains a source of inspiration for all Christians who suffer under oppressive political regimes.