Johannes Crellius
Johannes Crellius (Polish: Jan Crell, English: John Crell; 26 July 1590 in Hellmitzheim – 11 June 1633 in Raków) was a Polish and German theologian.
Johann Crell's father, Johann Crell Sr., was pa...
Ethelbert Stauffer
Ethelbert Stauffer (May 8, 1902, in Friedelsheim – August 1, 1979 in Erlangen) was a German Protestant theologian and numismatist.
Stauffer was the son of a Mennonite preacher born and raised in W...
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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Nicolaus Taurellus
Nicolaus Taurellus (Latin, from German: Nikolaus Öchslin) (November 26, 1547 – September 28, 1606) was a German philosopher and medical academic.
He was born in the County of Mömpelgard, then ...
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Franz Rosenzweig
Franz Rosenzweig (December 25, 1886 – December 10, 1929) was a Jewish theologian and philosopher.
Franz Rosenzweig was born in Kassel, Germany to a middle-class, minimally observant, Jewish f...
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...
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...
Johann Gustav Stickel
Johann Gustav Stickel (7 July 1805 – 21 January 1896) was a German theologian, orientalist and numismatist.
Stickel was born in Eisenach in 1805. He went to school in Buttelstedt and in Weim...
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Friedrich Heiler
Friedrich Heiler (January 30, 1892 - April 18, 1967) was a German theologian and historian of religion.Heiler came from a Roman Catholic family. 1918 he became Privatdozent in University of Munich, fr...
Daniel Ernst Jablonski
Daniel Ernst Jablonski (20 November 1660 Nassenhuben – 25 May 1741 Berlin), German theologian and reformer of Czech origin, known for his efforts to bring about a union between Lutheran and Calv...
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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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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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Franz Overbeck
Franz Camille Overbeck (16 November 1837 – 26 June 1905) was a German Protestant theologian. In Anglo-American discourse, he is perhaps best known in regard to his friendship with Friedrich Nietzsche;...
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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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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...
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...
Reinhold Seeberg
Reinhold Seeberg (1859–1935) was a German Protestant theologian. He was a professor or theology at Erlangen, where he had studied, and then in 1893 a Professor of dogmatic theology at the Friedrich-Wi...
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