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The Life of Bonhoeffer

One of the best books that is worth spending time and money on is Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas. At 591 pages it was worth every word! It is hard for me to describe this book without doing some injustice to it. The book truly opened a window to a dark era of human history in which one light shown brightly before all others. One quote sums up Bonhoeffer's life : "Silence in the face of evil is itself evil : God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act". May we know the full meaning of these words!

Copyright © Chola Mukanga 2013

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