Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia

Pfeil, Christian (or Christoph) Karl Ludwig

(1712–84). B. Grünstadt, near Worms, Ger.; educ. Halle and Tübingen; held several pol. offices; influenced by N. L. v. Zinzendorf* and J. A. Bengel*; pietist; hymnist. Hymns include “Wohl einem Haus, da Jesus Christ” (tr. C. Winkworth* “Oh, Blest the House, Whate'er Befall”).

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