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Frommel, Max
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(Mar 15, 1830, Karlsruhe – Jan 5, 1890, Celle). In the family tradition, Frommel had artistic ambitions, but his mother's influence, who had sympathies with the Revival movement (Revival/Revival movements), led him to study theology instead. Won over to the revivalism of neo-Lutheranism by F.A.G. Tholuck in Halle, G.C.A. v. Harleß in Leipzig and J.C.K. v. Hofmann in Erlangen, Frommel left the united regional church of Baden as curate in 1852. In 1853, Frommel became assistant preacher of the Prussian Old Lutherans in Liegnitz, followed…

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Fix, Karl-Heinz, “Frommel, Max”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 19 February 2020 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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