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Video - "Dietrich Bonhoeffer on Truth & Lying,"
TonyBlairFaithFoundation ^ | 4/2004 | Stanley Martin

Posted on 10/27/2013 12:32:05 PM PDT by RCB-Catholic

video starts to get to business at the 8 min mark.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer is well known for his heroic opposition to the Nazis. Dr. Hauerwas' lecture examines Bonhoeffer's understanding of lying and why it's approporiate to hold politics to a higher standard of truthful speech. This relationship between truth and politics is a particular challenge for democratic regimes.

From the University of California, Berkeley series, "Burke Lectureship on Religion & Society"

(Excerpt) Read more at fgi-tbff.org ...


TOPICS: Mainline Protestant; Moral Issues
KEYWORDS: bonhoeffer

1 posted on 10/27/2013 12:32:05 PM PDT by RCB-Catholic
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1 hour length video; gets to business at the 8 min. mark.


2 posted on 10/27/2013 12:33:33 PM PDT by RCB-Catholic
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