Bonhoeffer Abridged : Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy, Paperback / softback Book

Bonhoeffer Abridged : Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy Paperback / softback


From the New York Timesbest-selling author, Eric Metaxas, an abridged version of the groundbreakingbiography of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, one of the greatest heroes of the twentiethcentury, a man who stood up to Hitler.

A definitive,deeply moving narrative, Bonhoeffer is a story of moral courage in theface of monstrous evil.

As Adolf Hitler and the Nazis seduced a nation, bullieda continent, and attempted to exterminate the Jews of Europe, a young pastornamed Dietrich Bonhoeffer become one of the first to speak out against Hitler.As a double agent, he joined the plot to assassinate the Fuhrer, and he washanged in Flossenberg concentration camp at age thirty-nine.

Since his death,Bonhoeffer has grown to be one of the most fascinating, complex figures of thetwentieth century. Bonhoeffer brings the reader face-to-face with a mandetermined to do the will of God radically, courageously, and joyfully-even tothe point of death.

It is the story of a life framed by a passion for truth anda commitment to justice on behalf of those who face implacable evil.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers
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  • Category: Biography: religious & spiritual
  • ISBN: 9780718016166



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