Spangenberg, August Gottlieb, son of Georg Spangenberg, Lutheran pastor at Klettenberg near Nordhausen, was born at Klettenberg, July 15, 1704. He entered the University of Jena in 1722, as a student of law, but soon abandoned law for the study of theology. He lived in the house of Professor Buddeus, graduated M.A. in 1726, and for some time lectured there. In Sept. 1732 he went to Halle as adjunct of the Theological faculty and superintendent of the Orphanage schools. Here he associated himself with the Separatists, and by an edict from Berlin was deprived of his offices, and, on April 8, 1733, was expelled from Halle. He at once proceeded to Herrnhut, and was received into the Moravian Community, with which he had become acquainted as ear… Go to person page >
Display Title: When Simplicity We CherishFirst Line: When simplicity we cherishTune Title: BATTYAuthor: Augustus Gottlieb SpangenbergMeter: 18.104.22.168. TrochaicScripture: John 10:14-16; John 10:27-29; 2 Corinthians 1:12; 2 Corinthians 11:3Date: 1995Subject: Trust and Guidance | ; Christ--All in all | ; Life in Christ | ; Pure in Heart | ; Steadfastness |Source: Tr.: Moravian, 1746, alt.