Christian eBooks for the Olive Tree Bible App - Olive Tree Bible Software

New! Everyman’s Bible Commentary Series + Top Study Bibles

Christian eBooks

For the Olive Tree Bible App

Barcelona, Berlin, New York 1928-31

Barcelona, Berlin, New York 1928-31

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The period 1928 to 1931, which followed completion of his dissertation, was formative for Bonhoeffer's personal and pastoral and theological direction. Almost all of these nine hundred pages of writings appear in English in Barcelona, Berlin, New York 1928-31 for the first time. They document the intense four-year period that included preparation of his … Read more…

Ecumenical, Academic and Pastoral Work: 1931-1932

Ecumenical, Academic and Pastoral Work: 1931-1932

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Volume 11 in the sixteen-volume Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works English Edition, Ecumenical, Academic, and Pastoral Work: 1931-1932, provides a comprehensive translation of Bonhoeffer’s important writings from 1931 to 1932, with extensive commentary about their historical context and theological significance. This volume covers the significant period of Bonhoeff… Read more…

The Young Bonhoeffer: 1918-1927

The Young Bonhoeffer: 1918-1927

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The first of the chronological volumes in this acclaimed critical edition of Bonhoeffer's work gathers his one hundred earliest letters and journals from after the First World War through his graduation from Berlin University. The Young Bonhoeffer also contains his early theological writings up to his dissertation. These seventeen works include, for exam… Read more…

Berlin, 1932-33

Berlin, 1932-33

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Then came the crisis of 1933." This is Bonhoeffer's own phrase in a letter that documents a turning point in his own life as well as that of the nation. These are contained in Berlin, 1932-33. Of Bonhoeffer's own life at this time, his biographer writes, "The period of learning and roaming" from 1928 until 1931 "had come to an en… Read more…

London, 1933-35

London, 1933-35

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer's pastoral sojourn in England from October 1933 to April of 1935, which he initially viewed as a withdrawal from the church clashes in Germany, marked instead a new phase in his intensive participation in that struggle. London, 1933-35 provides an almost daily documentation of his deepening engagement against the placid backdrop of hi… Read more…

Theological Education Underground: 1937-1940

Theological Education Underground: 1937-1940

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

With extensive commentary about their historical context and theological significance, Theological Education Underground: 1937-1940 covers a crucial time and an understudied period of Bonhoeffer's life. It begins during the final period of his illegal work in training Confessing Church seminarians and concludes as he begins his activities in the German r… Read more…

Conspiracy and lmprisonment: 1940-45

Conspiracy and lmprisonment: 1940-45

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Conspiracy and lmprisonment: 1940-45, published in the year of the one hundredth anniversary of Bonhoeffer's birth, documents Bonhoeffer's life under the increasing restraints and fateful events of World War II Germany. In hundreds of letters, including ten never-before-published letters to his fiancée, Maria von Wedemeyer, as wel… Read more…

Letters & Papers from Prison

Letters & Papers from Prison

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Despite Dietrich Bonhoeffer's earlier theological achievements and writings, it was his correspondence and notes from prison that electrified the postwar world six years after his death in 1945. The materials gathered and selected by his friend Eberhard Bethge in Letters and Papers from Prison not only brought Bonhoeffer to a wide and appreciative reader… Read more…

Creation and Fall

Creation and Fall

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Creation and Fall originated in lectures given by Dietrich Bonhoeffer at the University of Berlin in the winter semester of 1932—33 during the demise of the Weimar Republic and the birth of the Third Reich. In the course of these events, Bonhoeffer called his students to focus their attention on the word of God the word of truth in a time of turmoil. &… Read more…

Ethics

Ethics

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The crown jewel of Bonhoeffer's body of work, Ethics is the culmination of his theological and personal odyssey. Based on careful reconstruction of the manuscripts, freshly and expertly translated and annotated, this new critical edition features an insightful Introduction by Clifford Green and an Afterword from the German edition's editors. … Read more…

Fiction from Tegel Prison

Fiction from Tegel Prison

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Writing fiction, letters to his family, fiancée, and friends and contending with his interrogator occupied Bonhoeffer during his first year in Tegel Prison. Of the incomplete drama, the novel fragment, and the short story, Bonhoeffer admitted to his friend and later biographer, Eberhard Bethge, "There is a good deal of autobiography mixed with it." … Read more…

Sanctorum Communio: A Theological Study of the Sociology of the Church

Sanctorum Communio: A Theological Study of the Sociology of the Church

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Sanctorum Communio was Bonhoeffer's dissertation, completed in 1927 and first published in 1930. In it he attempts to work out a theology of the person in society, and then, particularly, in the church. Along with enlightening us about his early positions on sin, evil, solidarity, collective spirit, and collective guilt, the volume unfolds a systematic t… Read more…


(Number of titles: 3214)