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Bodelschwingh, Friedrich von

(1831–1910). Ger. pastor; devoted many yrs. to inner miss. work at Bielefeld; est. number of institutions, including Bethel Home for Epileptics, schools for training deacons and deaconesses, and the first Arbeiterkolonie, at Wilhelmsdorf, to rehabilitate vagabonds. See also Charities, Christian, 5; Christian Socialism, 4.

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