Zwick, Johann, son of Conrad Zwick, Rathsherr at Constanz, was born at Constanz, circa 1496. He studied law at the Universities of Basel, Freiburg, Paris, and Padua (where he graduated LL.D.), and was for some time a tutor in law at Freiburg and at Basel. In 1518 he entered the priesthood, and in 1522 was appointed parish priest of Riedlingen on the Upper Danube. Being accused of Lutheran tendencies, he was forbidden in 1523 to officiate, and in 1525 his living was formally taken from him. He returned to Constanz, and was appointed by the Council in 1527 as one of the town preachers. Here he laboured unweariedly, caring specially for the children, the poor, and the refugees, till 1542. In Aug. 1542, the people of Bischofszell, in Thurgau, h… Go to person page >
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Date of birth verified by letter from The Pilgrim Press to Jean Woodward Steele, 4 January, 1967.
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Display Title: Each morning brings usFirst Line: Each morning brings us fresh outpouredTune Title: ALL MORGEN IST GANZ FRISCHAuthor: Johannes Zwick; Margaret BarclayDate: 1992Source: All Morgen ist ganz frisch und neu, ca. 1536, Nüw Gesangbüchle, 3rd ed., 1545; Cantate Domino, 1951
Display Title: Each Morning Brings UsFirst Line: Each morning brings us fresh outpouredTune Title: [Each morning brings us fresh outpoured]Author: Johannes Zwick; Margaret BarclayDate: 1979Subject: Call to Worship | ; Christian Experience | ; Prayer | ; Providence and Care |
Display Title: Each Morning Brings UsFirst Line: Each morning brings us fresh outpouredTune Title: ALL MORGEN IST GANZ FRISCHAuthor: Johannes Zwick, 1496-1542; Margaret BarclayMeter: L MScripture: Psalm 108:1-4; 2 Peter 1:16-19; Revelation 22:16-17Date: 1995Subject: Praise, Adoration |