Against The Third Reich / Edition 1

Against The Third Reich / Edition 1

by Paul Tillich
     
 

ISBN-10: 0664257704

ISBN-13: 9780664257705

Pub. Date: 05/30/1998

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

Paul Tillich, one of the greatest Protestant theologians of modern times, wrote more than one hundred radio addresses that were braodcast into Nazi Germany from March 1942 through May 1944. The broadcasts were passionate and political--urging Germans to recognize the horror of Hitler and to reject a morally and spiritually bankrupt government. Laregly unknown in

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Paul Tillich, one of the greatest Protestant theologians of modern times, wrote more than one hundred radio addresses that were braodcast into Nazi Germany from March 1942 through May 1944. The broadcasts were passionate and political--urging Germans to recognize the horror of Hitler and to reject a morally and spiritually bankrupt government. Laregly unknown in the United States, the broadcasts have been translated into English for the first time, and approximately half of them are presented in this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664257705
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
05/30/1998
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.64(d)
Lexile:
1110L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1The Question of the Jewish People: March 31, 194213
2The Death and Resurrection of Nations: April 194217
3Internal and External Freedom: April 20, 194221
4Justice and Humanity: May 11, 194225
5Goethe on Reverence: May 194229
6The Ninth Anniversary of German Book Burning: May 18, 194232
7Guilt and Innocence: June 8, 194236
8The Tragic in the Evolution of History: August 14, 194241
9The German Tragedy: August 194246
10Bringing Germany to Political Maturity: August 28, 194251
11The Intelligentsia and Germany's Conquest: September 4, 194256
12How One Should View the Enemy: September 12, 194261
13What Is Worth Defending?: October 6, 194266
14Power Politics: October 13, 194271
15The Punishment of War Criminals: October 20, 194276
16Germany's Past, Present, and Future Fate: November 3, 194281
17Dark Clouds Are Gathering: December 194286
18Where Hope Lies This Advent Season: December 8, 194291
19The Fourth War Christmas: December 15, 194295
20A Guiding Light in the Darkness of the New Year: December 1942100
21Who Is Guilty?: January 1943107
22Mourning for Stalingrad: January 1943111
23The Tenth Anniversary of Hitler's Regime: February 1943115
24The Germanic Legacy: March 2, 1943119
25The Christian Legacy: March 8, 1943124
26The Human Legacy: March 16, 1943128
27Germany's Rebirth into the Human Race: March 23, 1943132
28"Tyrannical Power Has Limits": April 6, 1943137
29The Passion Story of Nazism: Palm Sunday 1943141
30The Tolling of Easter Bells: Easter Sunday 1943145
31Blindness Precedes Ruin: April 27, 1943149
32Fate and Guilt: May 18, 1943154
33Two Kinds of Defeatism: May 25, 1943158
34The Defeat of Nazi Belief: June 1, 1943163
35Nazism and the Ideals of the French Revolution: July 5, 1943168
36The Defeated Cheer the Victors: July 19, 1943173
37Collective Guilt: August 9, 1943178
38Guilt - Atonement - Expiation: August 16, 1943183
39Egyptian Plagues and German Plagues: September 1943188
40Puppets and Puppet Masters: September 20, 1943193
41To Whom Has Germany Surrendered?: September 24, 1943198
42Justice rather than Vengeance: November 9, 1943203
43Retribution Unparalleled: November 23, 1943208
44Breaking the Pact with the Nazis: November 30, 1943212
45A Soldier's Revealing Letter: December 27, 1943217
46Judgment as Redemption: January 31, 1944225
47Community in the Service of Power: February 15, 1944229
48Rebellion and Loyalty: March 21, 1944233
49A German Good Friday: March 28, 1944237
50The Ancient and Eternal Message of Easter: April 4, 1944241
51The Cost of Surrendering Freedom: April 18, 1944245
52Unbearable Waiting: April 24, 1944249
53Who Stands on the Side of Justice?: May 2, 1944253
54Fighting the Tyranny of Fear: May 9, 1944257
55One Hundred Speeches on Liberation from Nazism: March 7, 1944261
Index269

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