“Nachfolge” im Lockdown (Tag 39)

Previously: Vorvort (Foreword): 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9Inhaltverzeichnis (Table of contents) 101. Die Teure Gnade (1. Costly Grace) 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 2. Der Ruf in die Nachfolge (2. The Call to […]

“Nachfolge” im Lockdown (Tag 26)

A new week in Level 3 lockdown! Thankfully, this means more helpful thoughts from Bonhoeffer’s reflections on costly grace for us. Previously: Vorvort (Foreword): 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9Inhaltverzeichnis (Table of contents) 101. Die Teure Gnade (1. Costly Grace) 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 […]

“Nachfolge” im Lockdown (Tag 13)

Previously: Vorvort (Foreword): 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9Inhaltverzeichnis (Table of contents) 101. Die Teure Gnade (1. Costly Grace) 11 12 [W: Bonhoeffer is continuing his description of what cheap grace looks like.] Gewiß, er würde gern ein Außerordentliches tun, es ist für ihn unzweifelhaft der schwerste Verzicht, dies nicht zu tun, […]

Nachfolge im Lockdown (Tag 10)

Having finished translating the foreword (1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9), here’s a quick translation of the table of contents. Part 1 is an exposition of the Sermon on the Mount, plus Matthew 10. Part 2 are some reflections on the church of Christ and discipleship. Which chapter to read next? I. […]

Lockdown thoughts from Job 18

If you were to describe the place where wicked people go, how would you describe it? Bildad has a go — unfortunately, it’s not really what his friend Job needed to hear. Previously:1:1-5 | 1:6-12 | 1:13-22 | 2:1-6 | 2:7-13 | 3:1-10 | 3:11-26 | 4 | 5:1-7 | 5:8-27 | 6 | 7 | 8:1-7 | 8:8-22 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13:1-16 | 13:17-14:22 | 15 | 16 | 17 | Translation: 18:1 Then Bildad the Shuhite answered, saying: 2 “Until when will you (pl.) hunt (lit: set a snare) for […]

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