And Now… Bonhoeffer *Reader’s Editions*

  Big news for Bonhoeffer aficionados/as: Fortress Press, publishers of the 17-volume Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works (English edition), has just announced the Fall 2015 publication of Reader’s Edition volumes of Discipleship, Life Together, Ethics, and Letters and Papers from Prison. I haven’t seen a ton of information yet, but here’s the publisher’s description: Featuring the acclaimed DBWE translation and adapted for a more … Continue reading And Now… Bonhoeffer *Reader’s Editions*

Bonhoeffer’s Last Words, Before He Was Hanged (70 Years Ago Today)

Dietrich Bonhoeffer was hanged in the Nazi concentration camp of Flossenbürg on April 9, 1945, just two weeks before the U.S. military came to liberate it. John W. de Gruchy describes the lead-up to that day in his Editor’s Introduction to Letters and Papers from Prison (Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, volume 8): On October 8 [of 1944], Bonhoeffer was taken … Continue reading Bonhoeffer’s Last Words, Before He Was Hanged (70 Years Ago Today)

You Have 10 Days to Get Yourself a Bonhoeffer Hoodie or T-Shirt

This is easily the most awesome piece of clothing I have ever seen:     And the Teespring “campaign” that offers it has enough pre-orders that it will go into production again! So you can order one now before the window closes. Read details about Teespring and how it works here. You can go get … Continue reading You Have 10 Days to Get Yourself a Bonhoeffer Hoodie or T-Shirt

One-Day Olive Tree Sale: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works (16 Volumes) for $99

  Today (Wednesday), Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, English Edition (DBWE, 16 volumes) are $99 in Olive Tree Bible software. I have not seen DBWE in Olive Tree, but have reviewed the app here. Their iOS and desktop apps are free, so if you like Bonhoeffer and have the cash, this is probably the best price for his complete works … Continue reading One-Day Olive Tree Sale: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works (16 Volumes) for $99

A First Look Inside Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 17 (VIDEO)

After nearly 20 years the Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works (English edition) is complete. Yesterday I received the concluding Volume 17, Index and Supplementary Materials. Take a look inside–this is a fittingly well-done volume to complete the set. (Make sure you click the gear icon to watch in HD.)     I describe the volume more in … Continue reading A First Look Inside Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 17 (VIDEO)

Bonhoeffer’s Life Together for $2.99, Chance to Win 17 Bonhoeffer Works

  For $2.99, Fortress Press is selling Bonhoeffer’s Life Together, the purchase of which also gives you chance to win all 17 volumes of Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works (English Edition). This includes the new, forthcoming Volume 17: Index and Supplementary Materials. Life Together is a powerful and heart-transforming book. I just finished reading it at the … Continue reading Bonhoeffer’s Life Together for $2.99, Chance to Win 17 Bonhoeffer Works

Bonhoeffer’s Life Together: A Review

A scroll through some of my recent Facebook statuses shows the quotability of Bonhoeffer’s Life Together and its impact on me: And: Also, this one: And, just for fun, here’s some Bonhoeffer from a letter quoted in Eberhard Bethge’s biography of him: Bonhoeffer’s Life Together is substantial evidence that this servant of God saw himself … Continue reading Bonhoeffer’s Life Together: A Review