Love Letters From Cell 92
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About "Love Letters From Cell 92"
These letters record the relationship between Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his ^fiancee Maria von Wedemeyer while he was held in Berlin's Tegel prison. ^They show the passionate and romantic side of Bonhoeffer which has always ^been shielded by his reputation as a brilliant academic theologian.
Meet the Author
Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) was a German Lutheran pastor, theologian (he received his doctorate in theology at the age of only 21), participant in the German Resistance movement against Nazism, and a founding member of the Confessing Church. He was involved in plots planned by members of the Abwehr (the German Military Intelligence Office) to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
He was arrested in March 1943, imprisoned, and eventually hanged just before the end of the World War II in Europe.
Some of his selected published works include Creation and Fall: A Theological Exposition of Genesis 1-3; Life Together; The Cost of Discipleship; Ethics; Christ the Center and Letters and Papers from Prison.