Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780800634049
  • Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
  • Publication date: 1/5/1991
  • Series: Making of Modern Theology Series
  • Pages: 320
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.72 (d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Note
Introduction: The Development of Bonhoeffer's Theology 1
1 Theological Foundations 43
Sanctorum Communio 43
Toward a definition of social philosophy and sociology 44
The Christian concept of the person and the concepts of social basic-relations 44
The primal state and the problem of community 49
Sin and the broken community 60
Sanctorum Communio 64
Act and Being 72
Revelation in terms of the act 73
The church as a unity of act and being 78
The theology of crisis and its attitude toward philosophy and science 85
2 Christology and Reality 98
A theological basis for the world alliance 98
The image of God on earth 110
Christology 115
3 Confessing Christ Concretely 124
The church and the Jewish question 124
The church and the peoples of the world 131
The Confessing Church and the ecumenical movement 134
The question of the boundaries of the church and church union 148
The cost of discipleship 156
Life together 178
The presentation of New Testament texts 188
Protestantism without Reformation 195
Letter to the Finkenwalde brethren, Christmas 1939 216
4 The Life of Free Responsibility 221
Ethics 221
Ethics as formation 222
Christ, reality and good 233
History and good 241
After ten years 255
5 Christ in a World Come of Age 269
Unconscious Christianity 269
Outline for a book 272
Letters from prison 276
Thoughts on the day of baptism of Dietrich Bethge 294
Selected Bibliography 298
Notes to the introduction 302
Index of names 304
Index of places and subjects 306
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