When Hitler was ruling Europe, where was the church of Christ?
"Deine Reich komme," Hitler prayed publicly: "Thy Kingdom come." But to whose kingdom was he referring? When Germany truly needed a savior, Adolf Hitler falsely assumed the role. He directed his countryman to a cross, but he bent and hammered the true cross into a powerless substitute: a swastika. And many Christians followed him there. In Hitler's Cross, Erwin W. Lutzer helps us see how.
Outlining a number of lessons from this dark chapter in world history, he teaches us about:
- The dangers of confusing church and state
- The role of God in human tragedy
- The parameters of Satan's freedom
Hitler's Cross is the story of a nation whose church forgot its call and discovered its failure way too late. It is a cautionary tale for every church and Christian to remember who the true King is