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Gossner, Johannes Evangelista

(1773–1858). B. Hausen (near Ober-Wallstädt), near Augsburg, Ger.; educ. Dillingen and lngolstadt; RC priest 1796; renounced RCm; pastor Dirlewang 1803–11; beneficiary Munich; pastor St. Petersburg 1820–24, Berlin 1829; founded Gossner* Missionary Society. Works include Schatzkästchen

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