Wenn dir das Kreutz dein Herz durchbricht

Wenn dir das Kreutz dein Herz durchbricht

Author: Freiherr Christian Knorr von Rosenroth
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Freiherr Christian Knorr von Rosenroth

Knorr, Christian, Baron von Rosenroth, son of Abraham Knorr yon Rosenroth, pastor at Altrauden in Silesia, was born at Altrauden, July 15, 1636. After studying at the Universities of Leipzig (where he graduated M.A. 1659, along with J. B. Carpzov, the famous Orientalist) and Wittenberg, he made an extended tour through France, England, and Holland. At Amsterdam he became acquainted with an Armenian prince, with the chief Rabbi, Meier Stern, from Frankfurt-am-Main, with Dr. John Lightfoot, Dr. Henry More, and others, and as the result of intercourse with them, devoted himself to the study of the Oriental languages, of chemistry, and of the cabalistic sciences. For his learning in these departments he was taken into the service of the like-mi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wenn dir das Kreutz dein Herz durchbricht
Author: Freiherr Christian Knorr von Rosenroth

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Davidisches Psalter-Spiel der Kinder Zions #d990

Zionitischer Weyrauchs Huegel; oder, Weyrrhen Berg #d568

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