(February 4, 1906 - April 9, 1945) was a Lutheran pastor,
widely known for his vocal opposition to Hitler and his
ardent stance against Nazi dictatorship. A well-known
theologian of the time, Dietrich Bonhöffer possessed a
spirituality and intellect that greatly influenced his writings.
Bonhöffer was hanged in April 1945. His legacy remained as
a guiding light and source of encouragement to the anti-
nazi resistance movement.