In my CTP class this morning, I tried to address the term “myth.” I think this is a difficult concept for us to wrap our heads around, not least because we can usually see the difference between a story and history. Yet, myth is a basic part of our language. We tell stories, we paint […]
These are brief thoughts on why I choose orthodoxy. I hope to edit, and develop this later. It is, thusly, unfinished. I am asked why I strive for orthodoxy when it is presumed this since I came from a fundamentalist background I am less likely to navigate towards orthodoxy. Shouldn’t I be atheist or worse […]
Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 14: Theological Education at Finkenwalde: 1935-1937 Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Editor: H. Gaylon Barker and Mark S. Brocker Hardcover: 1258 pages Publisher: Fortress Press, 2013 ISBN: 978-0-8006-9835-3 Fortress Press Amazon It’s no secret that I am a big fan of Bonhoeffer’s works. So, it should surprise anyone that I received a review copy of Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 14 from […]
Logos sent along a nice review copy of a new book: Bonhoeffer the Assassin? Challenging the Myth, Recovering His Call to Peacemaking. The focus of the review is not so much the argument, which I will get to, but why Logos. I previously shared some pictures of the iPad version. The point of this review is […]
Logos sent along a nice review copy of a new book: Bonhoeffer the Assassin? Challenging the Myth, Recovering His Call to Peacemaking. The focus of the review is not so much the argument, which I will get to, but why Logos. I have Kindle, iBooks, and Logos. As one who does a lot of reading, as […]
Most of us think we know the moving story of Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s life—a pacifist pastor turns anti-Hitler conspirator due to horrors encountered during World War II—but does the evidence really support this prevailing view? Bonhoeffer the Assassin? Challenging the Myth, Recovering His Call to Peacemaking carefully examines the biographical and textual evidence and finds no […]
Thanks to Fortress Press for sending along copies of Interpreting Bonhoeffer: Historical Perspectives, Emerging Issues by Clifford J. Green and Guy C. Carter and Theological Education at Finkenwalde: 1935-1937: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 14. I’m excited to start reading both of these books.
Thanks to Baker Academic for sending along a copy of Bonhoeffer the Assassin? Challenging the Myth, Recovering His Call to Peacemaking buy Mark Thiessen Nation, Anthony G. Siegrist and Danie; P. Umbel. I’m looking forward to diving into this book!
It is no secret that I enjoy reading Bonhoeffer. I first stumbled across Bonhoeffer during my first year of seminary. We had to read Discipleship as part of our Church History class. I was hooked from page one. I have read several other of Bonhoeffer’s books, including Act and Being, Creation and Fall, Life Together, […]
Thanks to Adrianna Wright for sending along a review copy of Bonhoeffer, Christ and Culture. I will be reviewing the book here in the next few weeks. Looking forward to reading this one!