Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia

Pollich, Martin von Mellrichstadt

(Mellerstadt [Lower Franconia, Upper Bav., Ger.]; d. 1513). “Dr. Mellerstadt”; Dr. of Medicine, Philos., and Theol.; physician of Frederick* III of Saxony; helped est. U. of Wittenberg, where he was the 1st rector and taught scholastic theol. and medicine; spoke disparagingly of theol., but is said to have had a presentiment of the coming importance of the monk M. Luther as reformer of the ch. Works include Laconismus.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
©Concordia Publishing House, 2000, All rights Reserved. Reproduced with Permission

Internet Version Produced by
The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod

Original Editions ©Copyright 1954, 1975, 2000
Concordia Publishing House
All rights reserved.

Content Reproduced with Permission

Stay Connected! Join the LCMS Network:

Contact Us Online
(Staff Switchboard)
(Church Info Center)
1333 S Kirkwood Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63122-7226 | Directions


Featured Publication

The Lutheran Witness

LCMS Communications

Interpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective.
Visit TLW Online