Wohl einem Haus, wo [da] Jesus Christ

Wohl einem Haus, wo [da] Jesus Christ

Author: Christoph Carl Ludwig von Pfeil
Published in 31 hymnals

Author: Christoph Carl Ludwig von Pfeil

Pfeil, Christoph Carl Ludwig, Baron von, was born January 20, 1712, at Grünstadt, near Worms, where his father, Quirin Heinrich v. Pfeil, was then in the service of the Count of Leiningen. He matriculated at the University of Halle in 1728, as a student of law. After completing his course at the University of Tübingen, he was appointed, in 1732, Württemberg secretary of legation at Regensburg; then, in 1737, Justiz-und-Regierungsrath at Stuttgart; in 1745 Tutelar-raths-Präsident; in 1755 Kreisdirectorialgesandter to the Swabian Diet; in 1758 Geheim Legationsrath; and in 1759 Geheimrath. He found himself however at last no longer able to cooperate in carrying out the absolutism of the Württemberg prime minister Count Montmartin. When hi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wohl einem Haus, wo [da] Jesus Christ
Author: Christoph Carl Ludwig von Pfeil
Language: German
Publication Date: 1862
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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