Zinzendorf


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 (zĭn′zən-dôrf′, tsĭn′tsən-), Count Nikolaus Ludwig von 1700-1760.
German theologian who founded the Moravian Church (1722).

Zinzendorf

(German ˈtsɪntsəndɔrf)
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(Biography) Count Nikolaus Ludwig von (ˈniːkolaus ˈluːtvɪç fɔn). 1700–60, German religious reformer, who organized the Moravian Church
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Noun1.Zinzendorf - German theologian (1700-1760)
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Contract award notice: New building zinzendorf gymnasium herrnhut - glazing work
Joseph Th[eodor] Muller, Hymnologisches Handbuch zum Gesangbuch der Brudergemeine (Herrnhut: Verlag des Vereins fur Brudergeschichte, 1916), in Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf Materialen und Dokumente, Reihe 4, Band VI (Hildesheim, Germany and New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 1977).
4) Perhaps rivalled in its antiquity only by the Waldensians, this old Protestant institution, founded in 1457, with roots in the reform efforts of Jan Hus of Prague, became a worldwide mission-oriented church after its renewal under Count Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf in Herrnhut, Saxony.
Through persons like John Wesley and Count Nikolaus von Zinzendorf, the pietistic impulse was introduced into the US, where it merged with the first Protestant Awakening under Jonathan Edwards and George Whitefield.
What Koenig appears not to have appreciated is the fact that Zinzendorf did not see communal organization as a means of social improvement but rather as a necessary option for making a stronger Christian commitment to Jesus the Savior.
Count Nikolaus von Zinzendorf (104) is reported as having said: (105) 'Whoso[ever| wishes to grasp God with his intellect becomes an atheist.
Apart from Mozart's letters, the next best source about domestic music making in late-eighteenth-century Vienna is to be found in the diaries of Count Karl Zinzendorf (1739-1813).
It does not mention Nicolaus von Zinzendorf as the founding father of Protestant missions on six continents, but instead presents William Carey as "the Father of the Modem Missions Movement" (116).
For a Moravian leader, Nicolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf, communication and worship flavored with the language of Blood and Wounds theology helped to create communal bonds of shared meaning and religious experience that extended across linguistic boundaries.
El Conde Zinzendorf, lider de la Iglesia Morava en el siglo XVIII, escribio unos 2,000 himnos.
Following a critical discussion of prominent approaches to pluralism such as those by John Hick, Gavin D'Costa, and George Lindbeck, Thompson draws on the works of Comenius and Zinzendorf in the Moravian tradition to identify relevant principles for the development of a Protestant theology of religious pluralism.
11) Zinzendorf distanziert sich von der Buss- und Kampflehre bei Francke und dem Hallischen Bekehrungssystem (Wallman 200).