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The Path of Prayer

If we are to pray aright, perhaps it is quite necessary that we pray contrary to our own heart. Not what we want to pray is important, but what God wants us to pray. The richness of the Word of … Continue reading

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Bonhoeffer (Foreword)

“Bonhoeffer; Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy Recent traveling has allowed me to put a dent in this excellent bestseller by Eric Metaxas.  I have read many of Bonhoeffer’s personal works, and have a great respect for his life and ministry that … Continue reading

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer on Doctrine

“Barth was the first theologian to begin the criticism of religion…but he set in its place the positivist doctrine of revelation which says in effect, ‘Take it or leave it’: Virgin Birth, Trinity or anything else, everything which is an … Continue reading

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer on Intervention

“Where God tears great gaps we should not try to fill them with human words.”  Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer on Costly Grace

“Costly grace is the gospel which must be sought again and again and again, the gift which must be asked for, the door at which a man must knock. Such grace is costly because it calls us to follow, and … Continue reading

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