George Bell, Bishop of Chichester Paperback

Church, State, and Resistance in the Age of Dictatorship

by Andrew Chandler;

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George Bell, Bishop of Chichester

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It was to George Bell, an English bishop, that Dietrich Bonhoeffer sent his last words before he was executed at the Flossenburg concentration camp in April 1945. Why he did so becomes clear from Andrew Chandler's new biography of George Kennedy Allen Bell (1883-1958). As he traces the arc of Bell's life, Chandler shows how his story reshapes our perspective on Bonhoeffer's life and times. In addition to serving as Bishop of Chichester, Bell was an internationalist and ecumenical leader, one of the great Christian humanists of the twentieth century, a tenacious critic of the obliteration bombing of enemy cities during World War II, and a key ally of those who struggled for years to resist Hitler in Germany itself. This inspiring biography raises important questions that still haunt the moral imagination today: When should the word of protest be spoken? When should nations go to war, and how should they fight? What are our obligations to the victims of dictators and international conflict?

George Bell, Bishop of Chichester by Andrew Chandler was published by William B Eerdmans Publishing Co in February 2016. The ISBN for George Bell, Bishop of Chichester is 9780802872272.

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Details for George Bell, Bishop of Chichester

Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherWilliam B Eerdmans Publishing Co (February 2016)
Number of Pages208
Thickness18 mm
Height229 mm
Width152 mm
Product Code4373175
Page last updated 7th October 2017
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