Religion Past and Present

Get access
Search Results: | 9 of 13 |

Bonwetsch, Gottlieb Nathanael
(137 words)

[German Version]

(Feb 17, 1848, Norka, Saratow, Russia – Jul 18, 1925, Göttingen) studied Protestant theology in Dorpat (1866–1870; Tartu), Göttingen (1874/75), and Bonn (1877/78), serving churches among the Germans in the Volga in the interim. In Dorpat Bonwetsch was lecturer (1878) and professor of historical theology (1883); he was then called to Göttingen as the successor of Hermann Reuter (1891). From 1893 he was a member of the “Academy of Sciences” there. He was influenced by M. v. Engelhardt; in the history of doctrine he relied, as did R. Seeberg, on G. Thomasius. For the Berl…

Cite this page
Mühlenberg, Ekkehard, “Bonwetsch, Gottlieb Nathanael”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 13 December 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

▲   Back to top   ▲