O Thou true and faithful Lord

O Thou true and faithful Lord

Translator: J. T. Mueller; Author: Benjamin Schmolck
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Translator: J. T. Mueller

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Author: Benjamin Schmolck

Schmolck, Benjamin, son of Martin Schmolck, or Schmolcke, Lutheran pastor at Brauchitschdorf (now Chr¤îstnik) 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 >

Text Information

First Line: O Thou true and faithful Lord
German Title: Gott, der du wahrhaftig bist
Author: Benjamin Schmolck
Translator: J. T. Mueller
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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