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Behm, Martin

(1557–1622). B. Lauban, Silesia. After serving as private tutor in Vienna, studied at U. of Strasbourg; diaconus and eventually chief pastor Lauban. Renowned preacher; faithful pastor in times of famine, pestilence, war; prolific author; wrote ca. 480 hymns, which emphasize esp. the Passion of Christ.

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