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Two Competing Versions of What it Means to Live a Christian Life

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Title: Two Competing Versions of What it Means to Live a Christian Life
Author: Burns, Scott
Department: Haverford College. Dept. of Religion
Type: Thesis (B.A.)
Issue Date: 1989
Abstract: By comparing the rhetoric of the Nazis and the German Christians to the rhetoric of the Confessing Church and Dietrich Bonhoeffer I discovered that there were two versions of Christian rhetoric that competed with each other, each trying to convince the German people that their version of Christianity was the authentic and true version.
Subject: Nazis -- Germany -- Religious life
Subject: German-Christian movement
Subject: Bekennende Kirche -- History
Subject: Bonhoeffer, Dietrich, 1906-1945 -- Contributions in Christian ethics
Terms of Use: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/us/
Permanent URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10066/3957

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Burns, Scott. "Two Competing Versions of What it Means to Live a Christian Life". 1989. Available electronically from http://hdl.handle.net/10066/3957.

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