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Redenbacher, Christian Wilhelm Adolf

(1800–76) B. Pappenheim, on the Altmühl, Bav.; educ. Erlangen; private tutor; vicar; pastor; opposed rationalism* and the order of the Bav. ministry of war requiring all soldiers, also Prots., to genuflect to the host when carried in procession; suspended; sentenced to prison, but appeals by Prots. led the king to remit this penalty; after a pastorate in Saxony he returned to Bavaria. Works include Lesebuch der Weltgeschichte; sermons; devotional writings; a hist. of the Reformation.


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