Neuhaus, Richard John
December 2006
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec2006, Issue 168, p60
The article discusses German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer's view of church and state and applies it to contemporary times. According to the author, Bonhoeffer's decision to oppose Hitler's regime was based on his conviction of separation between the Church and civil government. The author argues that the Church's mission is to proclaim, not to govern.


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