Christianity co-opted by power; scripture doesn’t promise easy path

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote a letter while held in Tegel prison in Berlin to his student Eberhard Bethge. It was written July 21, 1944, a day after the failed assassination attempt on Hitler of July 20 and about nine months before Bonhoeffer’s execution in April 1945.

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