Bonhoeffer, Agent of Grace


90 minutes
Source: PBS Video

What is a moral person to do in times of savage immorality? This question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction, who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life. The Nazis hanged him on April 9, 1945, less than a month before the end of the war. Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance, and his moral struggles are dramatized in this film. Bonhoeffer, Agent of Grace sheds light on the little-known efforts of the German resistance.

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