The Spirituality of the German Awakening
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BeschreibungThis volume introduces readers to the faith and work of four figures of the 19th century revival movement called the German Awakening: -- August Tholuck (1799-1871)-- Johann Hinrich Wichern (1808-1881)-- Theodor Fliedner (1800-1864)-- Friedrich von Bodelschwingh (1831-1910)The German Awakening engendered a spirituality that fostered human kindness, grounded it in awakened faith, and gave it the shape of loving service to society.This remarkable and unique scholarly contribution: -- translates the majority of its materials for the first time in English.-- includes a variety of spiritual genres -- sermons, hymns, commentaries, mission statements, etc.
PortraitDavid Crowner, who holds a Ph.D. from Rutgers University, retired from Gettysburg College as professor of German language and literature. Gerald Christianson, who holds a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, is Central Pennsylvania Synod Professor of Church History at Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PAULIST PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2003
Seitenanzahl: 440 Seiten