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The Righteous of the Nations. Bonhoeffer and the Beatitudes: Beyond Yad Vashem and the Church

Lindsay, Mark R. (2006) The Righteous of the Nations. Bonhoeffer and the Beatitudes: Beyond Yad Vashem and the Church. Toronto Journal of Theology, 22. pp. 23-38. ISSN 0826-9831

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Abstract

This paper argues that Dietrich Bonhoeffer should be recognised as a Righteous Among the Nations, even though both Yad Vashem and his own Lutheran Church have refused to homour him in that way. It argues this on the basis of Bonhoeffer's exegesis of the Beatitudes.

Item Type: Published Articles
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Righteous, Yad Vashem, Beatitudes, Holocaust, Church
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: C - Systematic Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: Other University of Divinity
Depositing User: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 11 Aug 2009 02:40
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2012 03:47
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/228

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