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Porst, Johann

(1668–1728). B. Kotzau, near Bayreuth, Ger.; educ. Leipzig; tutor; pastor Malchow and Hohen-Schönhausen 1698, Berlin 1704; chaplain to the queen 1709; provost Berlin 1713; consistorial councillor 1716. Strongly influenced by P. J. Spener. Ed. Geistliche liebliche Lieder, marked by pietism and subjectivism.

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