By Jan Bank,Lieve Gevers
The authors interact with key issues reminiscent of kinfolk among non secular associations and the occupying forces; faith as a key think about nationwide identification and resistance; theological solutions to the Fascist and nationwide Socialist ideologies, specifically when it comes to the persecution of the Jews; Christians as bystanders or protectors within the Holocaust; and spiritual existence throughout the struggle. Churches and faith within the moment global War might be of serious price to scholars and students of ecu heritage, the second one international warfare and faith and theology.
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