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Mosheim, Johann Lorenz von

(Lorentz; ca. 1694–1755). “Father of modern ch. hist.Luth. theol. and scholar; B. Lübeck, Ger.; educ. Kiel; prof. theol. Helmstedt 1723; prof. and chancellor U. at Göttingen, which he helped found, 1747. Works include Institutiones historiae ecclesiasticate; De rebus Christianorum ante Constantinum Magnum commentarii.

L. Spitz, Jr., “Johann Lorenz Mosheim's Philosophy of History,” CTM, XX (May 1949), 321–339.

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