Bonhoeffer's Seminary Vision: A Case for Costly Discipleship by Paul R. House

By Paul R. House

Dietrich Bonhoeffer is healthier identified for his position in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler and his next execution by the hands of the Nazis. despite the fact that, so much folks are much less acquainted with his tireless paintings instructing seminary scholars for a lifetime of pastoral ministry—a position that occupied him for many of his grownup life.

Anchored in various influential lectures, own letters, and significant works comparable to The expense of Discipleship and Life Together, this publication makes an attempt to get well a mostly unexamined a part of Bonhoeffer’s existence, exploring his philosophy and perform of theological schooling in his unique context. It then builds in this origin to handle the glide towards more and more impersonal academic types in our personal day, asserting the worth of non-public, face-to-face seminary schooling for the overall healthiness of pastors and churches.

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