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By Mark Thiessen Nation,Anthony G. Siegrist,Daniel P. Umbel,Stanley Hauerwas

such a lot people imagine we all know the relocating tale of Dietrich Bonhoeffer's life--a pacifist pastor turns anti-Hitler conspirator because of horrors encountered in the course of international warfare II--but does the facts rather aid this winning view? This pioneering paintings rigorously examines the biographical and textual proof and unearths no aid for the idea that Bonhoeffer deserted his ethic of discipleship and used to be fascinated with plots to assassinate Hitler. in truth, Bonhoeffer always affirmed a robust stance of peacemaking from 1932 to the tip of his lifestyles, and his dedication to peace used to be built-in together with his theology as an entire. The ebook contains a foreword by way of Stanley Hauerwas.

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