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Knapp, Albert
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(Jul 25, 1798, Tübingen – Jun 18, 1864, Stuttgart), was educated in Maulbronn and in the Tübingen (II) Stift, a house of studies of the Evangelical regional church. He was initially a supporter of theological Rationalism. In 1820, as a curate in Feuerbach, Knapp experienced a change of direction under the influence of L. Hofacker, whose biographer he later became (1852). Knapp was appointed curate in Gaisburg in 1821, deacon in Sulz am Neckar in 1825, pastor in Kirchheim am Teck in 1831; then deacon (1836), archdeacon (1837), town pa…

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Steiger, Johann Anselm, “Knapp, Albert”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 16 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_11908>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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