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Dorsche, Johann Georg

(Dorsch; Joannes Georgius Dorscheus; 1597–1659). B. Strasbourg; educ. Strasbourg; pastor En(-t)zheim, Alsace, 1622; prof. theol. Strasbourg 1627; leader of Luth. orthodoxy (see Lutheran Theology After 1580, 1–5); opposed G. Calixtus* in syncretistic controversy (see Syncretism); prof. and consistory mem. Rostock 1653. Works include De unione collegiorum seu facultatum; Dissertatio de sanguine et suffocata, ad Act. XV. 20; Interventio pro mysterio Frinitatic; Latro theologus et theologus latro, vigiliis paschalibus expositus in universitate Argentoratensi gemino panegyrico Anno Chr. 1647 et 1653, notis nonullis auctior; Parallela monastica et academica; Synopsis theologiae Zacharianae; Thomas Aquinas veritatis evangelicae confessor; Tunica Christi inconsutilis ex Psal. XXII et Joh. XIX 23 explanata, cum confutatione fabulae de ejus asservatione apud Treviros.

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