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Bonhoeffer, Dietrich 1906-1945

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Works: 2,536 works in 7,228 publications in 14 languages and 142,838 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Documentary films  Biographical films  Drama  Meditations  Sermons  Introductions 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Creator, Other, Editor, Dedicatee, Contributor, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker
Classifications: BX4827.B57, B
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The cost of discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

287 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 4,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What can the call to discipleship, the adherence to the word of Jesus, mean today to the businessman, the soldier, the laborer, or the aristocrat? What did Jesus mean to say to us? What is his will for us today? Drawing on the Sermon on the Mount, Dietrich Bonhoeffer answers these timeless questions by providing a seminal reading of the dichotomy between "cheap grace" and "costly grace."
Ethics by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

176 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central theme of Bonhoeffer's "Ethics" is the concept of Christian citizenship in terms of confrontation to Christ. He is concerned about all with the way in which 'Christ takes form' within the society of the Church, and with man's reconciliation to God through the person and the work of Christ. Bonhoeffer's revolutionary theolory is far removed from the purely theoretical, and these uncompleted papers, which were recovered from hiding after his tragic death at the hands of the Nazis in 1945, are based firmly on the real man in the real world
Life together by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

237 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep meaning of Christian community in life "underground" in Nazi Germany
Creation and fall : a theological interpretation of Genesis 1-3 by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

66 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A theological interpretation of Genesis 1-3
Christ the center by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act and being by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

27 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The communion of saints; a dogmatic inquiry into the sociology of the church by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

52 editions published between 1930 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A testament to freedom : the essential writings of Dietrich Bonhoeffer by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dietrich Bonhoeffer was just thirty-nine years old when he was executed by the Nazis in 1945, yet his influence on Christian theology and life has been enormous. "A testment to freedom" takes readers along a biographical-historical journey that follows Bonhoeffer through the various stages of his life and career, including his final years in the underground resistance against the Nazi government and his subsequent martyrdom. This book features previously untranslated writings, sermons, and selections from his letters spanning his entire pastoral-theological career, including his prison letters
Letters and papers from prison by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

310 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het geestelijk testament van de Duitse predikant Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1905-1945), die gedurende de laatste twee jaar bleef getuigen van zijn levend geloof
The way to freedom; 1935-1939, from the Collected works of Dietrich Bonhoeffer by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

35 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meditating on the Word by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Daily, quiet reflection on the Word of God as it applies to me becomes for me a point of crystallization for everything that gives interior and exterior order to my life," wrote Dietrich Bonhoeffer to his colleagues at the warfront in the winter of 1942. Now back in print after a decade, this collection of Bonhoeffer's writings, sermons, and letters on meditation-including his unfinished meditation on Psalm 119-reveals his deep love for the Bible as a focus for his prayer life and a support in his courageous political life. "Why do I meditate?" asks Bonhoeffer. "Because I am a Christian. Therefore, every day in which I do not penetrate more deeply into the knowledge of God's Word in Holy Scripture is a lost day for me."
The martyred Christian : 160 readings from Dietrich Bonhoeffer by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dietrich Bonhoeffer by Edwin Hanton Robertson( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dietrich Bonhoeffer - theologian, pastor, martyr - is one of the most significant Christian witnesses of the twentieth century. His writings challenge us to address the presence of God in the world and history. His courageous resistance against Hitler, his imprisonment and execution dramatize "the cost of discipleship." These selections, with a poignant introduction by Robert Coles, provide a penetrating entry to the heart of Bonhoeffer's message."--Jacket
Temptation by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

44 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From April 12-17, 1937, there was a reunion of the clergy who two years earlier, under the leadership of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, had established the seminary of the Confessing Church in Finkelwalde, near Stettin, and had finished the first course. Dietrich Bonhoeffer introduced each day with a Bible study on temptation. The manuscript survived and needed only to be put in order. - Note after table of contents
Psalms : the prayer book of the Bible by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1982 in English and German and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dietrich Bonhoeffer here gives on of his secrets behind the powerful witness of his own life. He had learned to pray the Psalms and from them drew on the power of God in his years of imprisonment. In this introduction, Bonhoeffer discusses the various types of Psalms and how they can be used to enrich our prayer life. In a brief biographical sketch, Eberhard Bethge, friend and biographer of the author, helps us understand the man who used the Psalms as his prayer book."--
Prayers from prison : prayers and poems by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and German and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spiritual care by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonhoeffer says spiritual care is a function of the congregation and that it is an aspect of the broader, more encompassing activity of proclamation. In Spiritual Care, we are confronted with the awesome truth that in speech God's presence is known and that speech is also our own; in silence God's presence is known and that silence is also our own. The text demands us to consider how the gospel message is brought to people in the midst of their personal lives, and his message and counsel use the tools given within the traditional life of the church so that such grace becomes enacted, enfleshed, and incarnate in the Christian community
Akt und sein : Transzendentalphilosophie und Ontologie in der systematischen Theologie by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

47 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethics by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Called by Karl Barth "the brilliant Ethics of Dietrich Bonhoeffer," this book is finally being recognized as Bonhoeffer's magnum opus and one of the most important works of Christian ethics of the last century. Presented here in a new translation and a new arrangement, it is based on intensive study of the original manuscripts. Bonhoeffer's Ethics is copiously annotated with historical notes and editorial commentary that reveal the theological basis of his radical critique of Nazi policies and practices."--Jacket
Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cheap grace is the mortal enemy of our Church. Our struggle today is for costly grace." With this sharp warning to his own Church, engaged in bitter conflict with the official Nazified state Church, Bonhoeffer began his classic book Discipleship (formerly entitled The cost of discipleship). This book soon became a signal exposition of what it means to follow Jesus Christ in a modern world beset by a dangerous and criminal government. At its centre stands an interpretation of the Sermon on the Mount: what Jesus demanded of his followers and how the life of discipleship is to be continued in all ages of the Church. "Every call of Jesus is a call to death," Bonhoeffer wrote
 
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Life together
Alternative Names
Bon hoe peo 1906-1945

Bonchëffer, D. 1906-1945

Bonchëffer, Ditrich 1906-1945

Bonhēfers, Dītrihs 1906-1945

Bonheffā 1906-1945

Bonheffā, Dītorihi 1906-1945

Bonhoeffer, D. 1906-1945

Bonhoeffer, D. (Dietrich), 1906-1945

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich

Bonhoeffer, Dietriech

Bonhoepeo 1906-1945

Bonhöffer, Dietrich

Bonhöffer, Dietrich 1906-1945

Bonkhëffer, D. 1906-1945

Bonkhëffer, D. (Ditrikh), 1906-1945

Bonkhëffer, Ditrikh 1906-1945

Būnhūfir, Dītrīš 1906-1945

Dietrich Bonhoeffer Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer Duits filosoof

Dietrich Bonhoeffer German Lutheran pastor, theologian, dissident anti-Nazi

Dietrich Bonhoeffer német evangélikus lelkész, teológus

Dietrich Bonhoeffer niemiecki duchowny protestancki, antyfaszysta

Dietrich Bonhoeffer teologo tedesco

Dietrich Bonhöffer

Ditelixi Penghuofeier 1906-1945

Dītrihs Bonhēfers

Pan huo hua 1906-1945

Panhuohua 1906-1945

Penghuofeier 1906-1945

Penghuofeier, Ditelixi 1906-1945

Theodoricus Bonhoeffer

Ντίτριχ Μπονχέφερ Γερμανός Λουθηρανός ποιμένας και θεολόγος

Бонхёффер, Д. (Дитрих)

Бонхёффер, Д. (Дитрих), 1906-1945

Бонхёффер, Дитрих 1906-1945

Бонхоффер Д. 1906-1945

Дзітрых Банхёфер

Дитрих Бонхёффер немецкий лютеранский пастор, теолог, участник антинацистского заговора

Дитрих Бонхьофер

Дітріх Бонгеффер

בונהופר, דיטריך 1906-1945

דיטריך בונהופר

ديتريش بونهوفر

دیتریش بنهوفر الهی‌دان و فیلسوف آلمانی

디트리히 본회퍼

본회퍼 1906-1945

본회퍼, 디이트리히 1906-1945

본회퍼, 디트리히 1906-1945

ディートリッヒ・ボンヘッファー

ボンヘッファー

ボンヘッファ- 1906-1945

ボンヘッファー, ディートリッヒ

ボンヘファー, ディートリヒ

迪特里希·潘霍華

朋霍费尔, 迪特里希 1906-1945

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EthicsLife togetherChrist the centerAct and beingA testament to freedom : the essential writings of Dietrich BonhoefferLetters and papers from prisonMeditating on the WordDietrich Bonhoeffer