Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

German theologian
Earthly goods are given to be used, not to be collected.... Hoarding is idolatry.More Dietrich Bonhoeffer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Faith is only real when there is obedience, never without it, and faith only becomes faith in the act of obedience.More Dietrich Bonhoeffer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is nothing that can replace the absence of someone dear to us, and one should not even attempt to do so. One must simply hold out and endure it. At first that sounds very hard, but at the same time it is also a great comfort. For to the extent the emptiness truly remains unfilled one remains connected to the other person through it. It is wrong to say that God fills the emptiness. God in no way fills it but much more leaves it precisely unfilled and thus helps us preserve -- even in pain -- the authentic relationMore Dietrich Bonhoeffer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I need the Christ that is in you, and you need the Christ that is in me.More Dietrich Bonhoeffer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We are silent at the beginning of the day because God should have the first word, and we are silent before going to sleep because the last word also belongs to God.More Dietrich Bonhoeffer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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