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Thee will I love, my strength, my tower (Breithaupt)

Thee will I love, my strength, my tower (Breithaupt)

Author: Joachim Justus Breithaupt
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Author: Joachim Justus Breithaupt

Breithaupt, Joachim Justus, son of Christian Breithaupt, Superintendent of the district of Hohenstadt or Honstedt, Hannover, was born at Nordheim, in Hannover, Feb., 1658. After a theological course at Helmstadt he became, in 1680, Conrector of the Gymnasium at Wolfenb├╝ttel, but left in 1681, and, after being Professor of Homiletics in Kiel, was appointed, in 1685, Court preacher and member of the Consistory at Meiningen. In 1687 he became Pastor and Professor of Theology at Erfurt, receiving in the same year the degree of D.D. from the University of Kiel. Driven from Kiel by the Pietistic Controversy, he was appointed in 1691 pastor of the Cathedral Church, and dean of the Theological Faculty, at Halle; and in 1705, in addition, General S… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thee will I love, my strength, my tower (Breithaupt)
Author: Joachim Justus Breithaupt
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Songs of the Soul #468

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