In a world that moves from one topic to the next with ever greater rapidity, why is there still an interest in this man? Why does this interest continue to grow?
Perhaps the explanation is his unusual combination of thought and action, of his life as martyr and theologian…
~ Eberhard Bethge, Dietrich Bonhoeffer: A Biography (Revised Edition); Preface to the First English Edition (1970), xiii.
More in future posts!