Dietrich Bonhoeffer: a witness of Jesus Christ

Dietrich Bonhoeffer was German by birth and nationality, but he was utterly and completely opposed to the Nazi regime. When Bonhoeffer spoke the words, “When Christ calls a man, he bids him come and die”, he was doing more than emphasizing Christ’s call to take up the cross daily. In a very literal sense, he …

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Berkouwer on Bonhoeffer

Berkouwer’s discussion of christology and theodicy refers to insights from theologians of different eras – Paul, Luther, Calvin, Barth, Bonhoeffer, Moltmann (‘A Half Century of Theology’, pp. 254-257).The lessons he draws from this analysis are profound:‘ … what is involved is not a theoretical answer to the enigma of evil … but an answer of …

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