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Bonhoeffer A Biography

By Eric Metaxas
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.73 Stars

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On 1/9 ricky patrick wrote: Bonhoeffer tells the story of a man of God living through one of the toughest times in our history. He stood as a light and continues to speak for generations through his example and writings. A pastor & theologian who resisted the Nazis…ultimately leading to his murder in a concentration camp, Bonhoeffer ... Book Review: Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

ricky's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/17 Lauren Yarger wrote: A Really Large Book About a Larger-Than-Life Man By Lauren Yarger OK, I admit it. When it came to Eric Metaxas' best selling biography about Dietrich Bonhoeffer I was a real wimp. I definitely wanted to read the story of this amazing man, a Lutheran pastor and founder of the "confessing church," who ... Book Review: Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas

Lauren's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/23 Matthew Shoemaker wrote: I first learned of Dietrich Bonhoeffer in John Piper’s book This Momentary Marriage, and afterreading This Momentary Marriage, Iwanted to know more about Dietrich Bonhoeffer. So, when Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas came availableon BookSneeze (Thomas Nelson’s Book Review ... Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

Matthew's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/7 Christi S wrote: Dietrich Bonhoeffer lived in Germany during some of the most fascinating and horrifying times of its history. Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxes tells his story and is an excellent book on many different levels. In case you didn't know, Dietrich Bonhoeffer was born in 1906, the ... Book Review - Bonhoeffer

Christi S's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/6 Rachael Coe wrote: What would you be willing to do in order to hold up what is right?  Would you be willing to give up your freedom to fight and free an entire race of people that you are not a part of?  Bonhoeffer was a man who was willing to give up all that he had as ... Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas

Rachael's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/7 Helen Robinson wrote: I was somewhat surprised that it is a *big* book! I was at a deaf christian apologetics course and the tutor was talking about fundamentalism and other stuff. He explained briefly about this person called Dietrich Bonhoeffer who was famous for plotting to kill Hitler during 2nd World War. The tutor ... Booksneeze Review

Helen's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/27 mcbrownie220 wrote: Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas is a phenomenal book. Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German Pastor, felt it was not right for him to live in the safety of the United States after WWII, and returned home to help rebuild. He ended up assisting in a plot to assassinate Hitler; because of that, on ... Bonhoeffer

mcbrownie220's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/2 Dean Wood wrote: Seeing as how there are currently 180 reviews of Eric Metaxas' Bonhoeffer on Amazon, I would like to simply share a few of the many applications and pleasant surprises I received from Eric Metaxas' "Bonhoeffer". When Bonhoeffer is described, one of the first words most often used is ‘scholar’. ... Full of Life Application & Pleasant Surprises

Dean's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/28 Lorrie Covington wrote: This book was a fascinating read from beginning to end.  I admit that I knew little to nothing about this pastor until the book became available for review from Thomas Nelson publishing.  Boy, did I get great lesson in history! Metaxas does an amazing job of describing who Bonhoeffer was, where he came from, his ... Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy, by Eric Metaxas

Lorrie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/28 Let's Eat Grandpa! wrote: Dietrich Bonhoeffer is one of those names that shows up a lot in Christianity; for instance, he seems to get quoted a lot in church bulletin notes (he’s very quotable). But, as Metaxas lays out in his biography, Bonhoeffer was so much more than just a theologian with a penchant for proverbs. Bonhoeffer ... Bonhoeffer by Eric Metaxas

Let's Eat Grandpa!'s Rating:

5 Stars