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Delp, Alfred

Overview
Works: 124 works in 419 publications in 5 languages and 3,192 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Meditations  History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator, Honoree, Contributor
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Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Delp( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prison meditations by Alfred Delp( Book )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Delp (1907-1945) fue un jesuita ejecutado por los nazis. Durante los meses que estuvo en prisión, escribió una serie de meditaciones sobre el Adviento, el Padrenuestro, las tareas de la humanidad y de la Iglesia en el futuro, el sentido de la felicidad y otros temas espirituales. Sometido a un juicio que en realidad fue una farsa, fue ahorcado en la prisión de Plötzensee, en las afueras de Berlín, el día 2 de febrero de 1945
Tragische existenz; zur philosophie Martin Heideggers by Alfred Delp( Book )

10 editions published between 1935 and 1943 in German and Japanese and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Delp( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worte der Hoffnung by Alfred Delp( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in German and Polish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwischen welt und Gott by Alfred Delp( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Delp( Book )

in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing death by Alfred Delp( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Delp( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Delp : Kämpfer, Beter, Zeuge. Letzte Briefe. Beiträge von Freunden by Alfred Delp( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zur Erde entschlossen : Vorträge und Aufsätze by Alfred Delp( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der mächtige Gott : Ansprachen by Alfred Delp( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in German and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Mensch und die Geschichte by Alfred Delp( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vater unser. Geschrieben zwischen Verurteilung und Hinrichtung im Gefängnis zu Tegel by Alfred Delp( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Herrgott by Alfred Delp( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte als Herausforderung by Alfred Delp( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ und Gegenwart : eine Sammlung von Vorträgen, Aufsätzen, Ansprachen und Aufzeichnungen in 3 Bänden by Alfred Delp( Book )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1949 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With bound hands : a Jesuit in Nazi Germany : the life and selected prison letters of Alfred Delp by Mary Frances Coady( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begegnung mit Alfred Delp by Roman Bleistein( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advent of the heart : seasonal sermons and prison writings, 1941-1944 by Alfred Delp( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Fr. Alfred Delp, S.J., was a heroic German Jesuit priest who was imprisoned and martyred by the Nazis in a Nazi death camp in 1945. At the time of his arrest, he was the Rector of St. Georg Church in Munich, and had a reputation for being a gripping, dynamic preacher, and one who was an outspoken critic of the Nazi regime. He was an important figure in the Resistance movement against Nazism. Accused of conspiring against the Nazi government, he was arrested in 1944, tortured, imprisoned, and executed on Feb 2, 1945. While in prison, Fr. Delp was able to write a few meditations found in this book, which also includes his powerful reflections from prison during the Advent season about the profound spiritual meaning and lessons of Advent, as well as his sermons he gave on the season of Advent at his parish in Munich. These meditations were smuggled out of Berlin and read by friends and parishioners of St. Georg in Munich. His approach to Advent, the season that prepares us for Christmas, is what Fr. Delp called an "Advent of the heart." More than just preparing us for Christmas, it is a spiritual program, a way of life. He proclaimed that our personal, social and historical circumstances, even suffering, offer us entry into the true Advent, our personal journey toward a meeting and dialogue with God. Indeed, his own life, and great sufferings, illustrated the true Advent he preached and wrote about. From his very prison cell he presented a timeless spiritual message, and in an extreme situation, his deep faith gave him the courage to draw closer to God, and to witness to the truth even at the cost of his own life. These meditations will challenge and inspire all Christians to embark upon that same spiritual journey toward union with God, a journey that will transform our lives."--Publisher's website
 
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With bound hands : a Jesuit in Nazi Germany : the life and selected prison letters of Alfred Delp
Alternative Names
Alfred Delp Duits priester (1907-1945)

Alfred Delp German Jesuit priest, and philosopher of the German Resistance

Alfred Delp gesuita tedesco

Alfred Delp jesuita alemán ejecutado por pertenecer a la Widerstand

Alfred Delp preot catolic german

Alfred Delp tysk præst

Alfred Delp tysk präst

Alfred Delp tysk prest

Alfredus Delp

Дельп, Альфред

Дельп, Альфред немецкий католический священник

אלפרד דלפ

אלפרד דלפ כומר קתולי גרמני

델프, 알프레드 1907-1945

アルフレート・デルプ

デルプ, アルフレッド

阿爾弗雷德·代爾普

阿爾弗雷德·台爾普

Languages
German (130)

English (32)

Polish (4)

Spanish (2)

Japanese (1)

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With bound hands : a Jesuit in Nazi Germany : the life and selected prison letters of Alfred DelpAdvent of the heart : seasonal sermons and prison writings, 1941-1944With bound hands : a Jesuit in Nazi Germany : the life and selected prison letters of Alfred DelpAdvent of the heart : seasonal sermons and prison writings, 1941-1944