[Friedrich Ludwig Fliedner, Fritz Fliedner]
Born: June 10, 1845, Kaiserswerth, Düsseldorf, Germany.
Died: April 25, 1901, Madrid, Spain, of typhus.
Buried: Civil cemetery, Madrid, Spain.
Son of Theodor Fliedner, founder of the Kaiserswerth Deaconess Institute, Federico was educated at the Gymnasium in Gütersloh, studied theology at Halle (1864-46) and earned his PhD at Tübingen (1867). He served as a nurse in the Austro-Prussian war of 1866, and taught school for a year in rural Hilden. After ordination in 1870, he left Germany to be a missionary to Spain, settling in Madrid and becoming a chaplain at the German embassy. He learned Spanish, attended a Spanish high school, and studied medicine at the Universidad Central.
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Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf
Zinzendorf, Count Nicolaus Ludwig, the founder of the religious community of Herrnhut and the apostle of the United Brethren, was born at Dresden May 26, 1700. It is not often that noble blood and worldly wealth are allied with true piety and missionary zeal. Such, however, was the case with Count Zinzendorf. Spener, the father of Pietism, was his godfather; and Franke, the founder of the famous Orphan House, in Halle, was for several years his tutor. In 1731 Zinzendorf resigned all public duties and devoted himself to missionary work. He traveled extensively on the Continent, in Great Britain, and in America, preaching "Christ, and him crucified," and organizing societies of Moravian brethren. John Wesley is said to have been under obligat… Go to person page >
Display Title: Cristo SalvadorFirst Line: Cristo SalvadorTune Title: SEELENBRÄUTIGAMAuthor: Federico Fliedner, 1845-1901; Nicolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf, 1700-1760Meter: 5 5, 8 8, 5 5.Date: 1964Subject: La Vida Cristiana | La Vida Christiana en General; Septuagésima a Cuaresma | ; Cuaresma | ; Santo Bautismo | ; El Ministerio | ; Confirmación | ; Cruz y Consuelo | ; Clausura | ; Principio y Fin del Año | ; Muerte | ; Comunión con Cristo | ; Closing | ; Communion with Christi | ; Confirmation | ; Cross and Comfort | ; The Ministry | ; The Christian Life | The Christian Life in General; Death | ; Beginning and End of the Year | ; Holy Baptism |