Press Releases

REV. ROB SCHENCK, PRESIDENT OF THE DIETRICH BONHOEFFER INSTITUTE, ASKS FOR PRAYER AND SUPPORT FOR VICTIMS OF LAST NIGHT’S MASS SHOOTING IN LAS VEGAS

10/2/17 – WASHINGTON, D.C. –October 2, 2017 (Washington, D.C.) Following the worst mass shooting in the history of the United States, President of the Dietrich Bonhoeffer Institute, Rev. Dr. Rob Schenck, is asking clergy to lead Americans in prayer and support for the victims, the wounded, and families of all those affected by the barbaric and senseless shooting of more than 450 people overnight in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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THE ARMOR OF LIGHT, A DOCUMENTARY BY ABIGAIL E. DISNEY AND FEATURING TDBI PRESIDENT, REV. ROB SCHENCK, HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR AN EMMY AWARD

7/27/17 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Dietrich Bonhoeffer Institute is pleased to announce that the film, The Armor of Light, featuring TDBI President Reverend Rob Schenck, has been nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Social Issue Documentary. In addition, the PBS Town Hall, Armed in America: Faith and Guns, featuring TDBI President, Rev. Rob Schenck and other Evangelical Christian leaders, has also been nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding News Special… Read Entire Article (PDF)

IT’S TIME FOR CIVIL CONVERSATION AND COLLABORATION

6/21/17 – WASHINGTON DC – In the Wake of the Tragic Shooting of Congressman Scalise and Others, Rev. Rob Schenck of The Dietrich Bonhoeffer Institute Says it’s Time to Look Past our Bitter Politics and Instead Work with One Another to Find Common Solutions to the Issues that Plague our Nation… Read Entire Article (PDF)