God Is on the Cross: Reflections on Lent and Easter

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Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 2012 - Religion - 98 pages
These forty stirring devotions will guide and inspire readers as they move thematically through the weeks of Lent and Easter, encountering themes of prayerful reflection, self-denial, temptation, suffering, and the meaning of the cross. Passages from Dietrich Bonhoeffer's letters and sermons provide special encouragement as readers prepare themselves spiritually for Holy Week and Easter Sunday. Supplemented by an informative introduction to Bonhoeffer's life and a Scripture passage for each day of the season, these daily devotions are moving reminders of the true gift of Christ on the cross.

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Great read for Easter

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God Is On the Cross by Dietrich Bonhoeffer is a devotional book containing reflections on Lent and Easter that would normally be read over the days from Ash Wednesday to Easter but since I do not ... Read full review

Lent is not about giving up Chocolate…

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While many of us moan about what to give up for Lent, one of the most important components of Lent is to go on a bit of a spiritual journey - to think, to mediate, to repent (to change) while seeking ... Read full review

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer is one of the most well-known and beloved theologians of the twentieth century. Renowned for his classic works Life Together and The Cost of Discipleship, Bonhoeffer’s legacy took on another dimension when he was imprisoned and executed for participating in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler.

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