Kaspar Ulenberg
Kaspar Ulenberg (24 December 1549 – 16 February 1617) was a Catholic convert, theological writer and translator of the Bible.He was born at Lippstadt on the Lippe, Westphalia, in 1549; died at Cologne...
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Bernhard Philberth
Bernhard Josef Philberth (26 March 1927, Traunstein, Germany – 8 August 2010, Melbourne) was an independent physicist, engineer, philosopher and since 1972 Roman Catholic priest.Philberth was a member...
Georg Christian Adler
Georg Christian Adler (May 6, 1734 – November 2, 1804) was a German scholar.Adler was born in Brandenburg, and studied theology at the University of Halle. In 1755, he was appointed preacher (prediger...
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Caspar Peucer
Caspar Peucer (pronounced /ˈbɔɪkər/, [ˈbɔɪkɐ]; January 6, 1525 – September 25, 1602) a German reformer, physician, and scholar of Sorbian origin.
Born in Bautzen, Peucer studied mathematics, astro...
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Karl Hase
Karl August von Hase (25 August 1800 – 3 January 1890), German Protestant theologian and church historian.
He was born at Steinbach (near Penig) in Saxony. He studied at Leipzig and Erlangen...
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Ludwig Friedrich Otto Baumgarten-Crusius
Ludwig Friedrich Otto Baumgarten-Crusius (31 July 1788 – May 31, 1842), was a German Protestant theologian and divine born in Merseburg. He was the brother of philologist Detlev Karl Wilhelm Baumgarte...
Anton Berlage
Anton Berlage (born December 21, 1805, Münster, Westphalia, now North Rhine-Westphalia - December 6, 1881, Münster) was a German Catholic dogmatic theologian.
He studied philosophy and theology in...
Peter Joseph Elvenich
Peter Joseph Elvenich (January 29, 1796 – June 16, 1886) was a German Catholic theologian and philosopher born in Embken, a village that today is part of Nideggen, North Rhine-Westphalia. He was a pri...
Franz Karl Movers
Franz Karl Movers (July 17, 1806 - September 28, 1856), German Roman Catholic divine and Orientalist, was born at Koesfeld in Westphalia.
He studied theology and Oriental languages at Münster, was...
David Pareus
David Pareus (30 December 1548 – 15 June 1622) was a German Reformed Protestant theologian and reformer.
He was born at Frankenstein in Schlesien on 30 December 1548. He was apprenticed to an apot...
David Gregor Corner
David Gregor Corner, born circa 1585 in Hirschberg, Germany (now Jelenia Góra, Poland) was a German Benedictine abbot, hymn writer and theologian best known for his influential 1631 Gross Catholisches...
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Valentin Ernst Löscher
Valentin Ernst Löscher (born at Sondershausen 29 December 1673; died at Dresden 12 December 1749) was a German orthodox Lutheran theologian.At the University of Wittenberg, where his father was profes...
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Friedrich Staphylus
Friedrich Staphylus (27 August 1512 – 5 March 1564) was a German theologian, at first a Protestant and then a Catholic convert.Staphylus was born at Osnabrück. His father, Ludeke Stapellage, wa...
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Christian Frederick Boerner
Christian Frederick Boerner (6 November 1683 – 19 November 1753), professor of theology at Leipzig. Boerner was born in Dresden, and lived most of his life in Leipzig. Boerner had two sons, Christian ...
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Jakob Böhme
Jakob Böhme (/ˈbeɪmə, ˈboʊ-/; 1575 – November 17, 1624) was a German Christian mystic and theologian. He is considered an original thinker within the Lutheran tradition, and his first book, comm...
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Johann Jakob Scheffmacher
Johann Jakob Scheffmacher (27 April 1668 – 18 August 1733) was an Alsatian Jesuit theologian.
Scheffmacher was born at Kientzheim, Alsace. In 1715, while teaching theology in the Catholic U...
Georg Fritze
Georg Fritze (1874–1939) was a German theologian, Protestant pastor, religious socialist and an anti-fascist.
Martin Grabmann
Martin Grabmann (5 January 1875 – 9 January 1949) was a German Catholic priest, medievalist and historian of theology and philosophy. Grabmann was a pioneer of the history of medieval philosophy and h...
Pantaleon Candidus
Pantaleon Candidus was a theologian of the Reformed Church and a Neo-Latin author. He was born on 7 October 1540 in Ybbs an der Donau and died on 3 February 1608 in Zweibrücken.
Pantaleon Weiss wa...
Otto Friedrich August Meinardus
Otto Friedrich August Meinardus was a German Coptologist and pastor (1925–2005) who wrote numerous books and articles about Coptic Christianity in Egypt.
Meinardus was born in Hamburg in 1925, whe...
Johann Benjamin Koppe
Johann Benjamin Koppe (Danzig, 19 August 1750 - Hannover, 12 February 1791) was a German Lutheran theologian. He originated the fragment hypothesis (1783) in response to the Synoptic problem.
Michael Welker
Michael Welker (born 1947 in Erlangen, Germany) is a German Protestant theologian and professor of Systematic theology (Dogmatics).Biblical Theology and “general theory” are the main focus of his rese...
Hans Duhm
Hans Duhm (12 August 1878, Göttingen – 4 January 1946) was a German–Swiss chess master.Born in Göttingen, Germany, he was the elder brother of Dietrich Duhm and Andreas Duhm. His father, Bernhard Duhm...
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Johann Leonhard Hug
Johann Leonhard Hug (1 June 1765, Constance – 11 March 1846, Freiburg im Breisgau), was a German Roman Catholic theologian, orientalist and biblical scholar.
In 1783 he entered the Universit...
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Edmund Pfleiderer
Edmund Pfleiderer (1842-1902) was a German philosopher and theologian.
He entered the ministry (1864) and during the Franco-Prussian War served as army chaplain, an experience described in his Erl...
Wilhelm Bousset
Wilhelm Bousset (September 3, 1865, Lübeck – March 8, 1920, Gießen) was a German theologian and New Testament scholar. He was of Huguenot ancestry and a native of Lübeck.He began his studies at the Un...
Wilhelm Wilmers
Wilhelm Wilmers (b. at Boke in Westphalia, 30 January 1817; d. at Roermond, Netherlands, 9 May 1899) was a German Jesuit Professor of philosophy and theology.
He entered the Society of Jesus at Br...
Richard Otto Zöpffel
Richard Otto Zöpffel (June 14, 1843 – January 7, 1891) was a German church historian and theologian born in Arensburg, Governorate of Livonia, Russian Empire (today Kuressaare, Estonia).He studied the...
Jürgen Henkys
Jürgen Henkys (born in 1929 in Heiligenkreutz, Ostpreußen, Germany) is a German Protestant minister.Henkys became a lecturer at the Sprachenkonvikt in East Berlin and the Professor for Practical Theol...