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Molanus, Gerard Walter

(Gerhard; Walther; Wolter; van der Muelen; 1633–1722). Luth. theol.; b. Hameln, Ger.; educ. Helmstedt; prof. math 1659, theol. 1664 Rinteln; dir. Hannover consistory 1674; 1677 abbott Loccum (founded 1163 as a Cistercian monastery; reformed in the early 1590s); hymnist. Hymns include “Ich trete frisch zu Gottes Tisch” (“Thy Table I Approach”).

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