Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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Noun1.Dietrich Bonhoeffer - German Lutheran theologian and pastor whose works concern Christianity in the modern world; an active opponent of Nazism, he was arrested and sent to Buchenwald and later executed (1906-1945)
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As one who was graced and clothed with Christ, Dietrich Bonhoeffer was an example whose faith witness to Christ continues to teach us.
The Museum denied such recognition to Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German pastor who fought the Nazis' persecution of Jews steadily from Hitler's ascendance to power in 1933 until Hitler had him hanged on April 9, 1945.
And as long as I have been exposed let me come clean with two other items: Paul McCartney rented the church for his wife Linda's memorial service; and, though it was mentioned at the convocation that Dietrich Bonhoeffer preached at Riverside, it is unlikely that he did.
Wondrously Sheltered by Dietrich Bonhoeffer is an inspiring collection of thoughtful and thought-provoking quotes taken from the Bonhoeffer's writings and which are quite nicely illustrated with photographs of intimate and vivid lands and natures.
Again Cardinal Ratzinger preached the sermon at the Mass preceding the election, and Weigel described it as classic Cardinal Ratzinger--richly biblical, emphasizing God's mercy and the importance of friendship with Christ, deftly drawing on theologians like Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Hans Urs von Balthasar, calling his brother-cardinals to a "holy restlessness," a restlessness to bring everyone the gift of faith.
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, visited Germany and Poland early last month to attend an ecumenical theological conference and to take part in the celebrations marking the centenary of the birth of Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
Biblical Theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer was executed by the Nazis just days before the Allies defeated Germany in World War II.
Creation and Fall: A Theological Exposition of Genesis 1-3: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 3
When I read Kenneth Noble's review (Oct/Nov 2003) of the book Married, a fine predicament by Anne Roiphe, I was reminded of something Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote in a marriage address for his niece (which had to be sent rather than personally delivered because he was in prison).
Jim Wallis' reflections on Dietrich Bonhoeffer ("When I First Met Bonhoeffer"), the article on vitality in mainline churches ("Vital Signs," by Diana Butler Bass), the story of Nelson Good ("'Everything He Touched Turned to Community,'" by Dan Charles), the look at conflict in Matthew ("The Gospel of Conflict," by William Loader), and particularly "Speaking of Maybe" (by Andrew Hoeksema) all struck me with their richness and pertinence.
24 /PRNewswire/ -- BONHOEFFER, the new feature length documentary film that tells the dramatic story of the young German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, will be presented in Washington, D.
Steinbruck, whose theological allegiances are with Albert Schweitzer and Dietrich Bonhoeffer, can thunder with the best of them about the cruelties of governmental policies that push people into the streets.