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Roth, Karl Johann Friedrich von

(1780–1852). Luth. jurist and statesman; b. Vaihingen, Württemberg, Ger.; educ. Tübingen; held various govt. positions; pres. of Bav. supreme consistory 1828–48; criticized for not giving strong support to Prots. in the genuflection controversy (see Redenbacher, Christian Wilhelm Adolf). Ed. selections from Luther's writings.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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