As the agenda of Adolf Hitler became more and more apparent, Bonhoeffer said that Christians must make a decision: do they follow Jesus or is being a German more important?

The question is really: Christianity or Germanism? And the sooner the conflict is revealed in the clear light of day the better.

(Quoted in Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas, 183)

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