Du Herr der Seraphinen

Du Herr der Seraphinen

Author: Benjamin Schmolck
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Benjamin Schmolck

Schmolck, Benjamin, son of Martin Schmolck, or Schmolcke, Lutheran pastor at Brauchitschdorf (now Chrόstnik) near Liegnitz in Silesia (now Poland) was born at Brauchitschdorf, Dec. 21, 1672. He entered the Gymnasium at Lauban in 1688, and spent five years there. After his return home he preached for his father a sermon which so struck the patron of the living that he made Benjamin an allowance for three years to enable him to study theology. He matriculated, at Michaelmas, 1693, at the University of Leipzig, where he came under the influence of J. Olearius, J. B. Carpzov, and others, and throughout his life retained the character of their teaching, viz. a warm and living practical Christianity, but Churchly in tone and not Pietistic. In th… Go to person page >

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Kirchenbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #164

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Kirchenbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #164

Kirkenbuch fuer Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #d86

Wolga Gesangbuch . . . der deutschen evangelischen Kolonien an den Wolga ... #d116

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