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Spitta, Friedrich Adolf Wilhelm

(1852–1924). Son of K. J. P. Spitta*; brother of J. A. P. Spitta*; b. Wittingen, Ger.; educ. Erlangen and Göttingen; asst. preacher Bonn 1879; pastor Oberkassel, near Bonn, and privatdocent Bonn 1881; prof. Strasbourg 1887, Göttingen 1919. Assoc. ed. with J. Smend* Monatschrift für Gottesdienst and kirchliche Kunst. Other works include Zur Reform des evangelischen Kultus; Zur Geschichte und Litteratur des Urchristentums; Über Chorgesang im evangelischen Gottesdienst; Heinrich Schütz, ein Meister der musica sacra.


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