Biographies

"Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer"

Charles Marsh

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Charles Marsh, religious studies professor at the University of Virginia, recalls the life of German theologian, pastor, and Nazi dissident, Dietrich Bonhoeffer.  The author recounts Bonhoeffer's formative education, which included ten months in the United States, and his constant denunciation of the Nazi regime.  Dietrich Bonhoeffer was executed at Flossenburg concentration camp in 1945 at the age of 39.  Charles Marsh speaks at The Last Bookstore in Los Angeles.

About the Authors

Charles Marsh

Charles Marsh's books include God's Long Summer: Stories of Faith and Civil RightsHe is a religious studies professor at the University of Virginia and director of the Project on Lived Theology. 


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"Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer"

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  • Monday, September 15th at 5:45am (ET)
  • Saturday, August 16th at 9am (ET)
  • Sunday, August 10th at 11pm (ET)
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