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Berlin and the Return Home

Paul C. Gutjahr

in Charles Hodge

Published in print March 2011 | ISBN: 9780199740420
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199894703 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.003.0019
Berlin and the Return Home

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Chapter Nineteen traces Hodge’s final months in Europe, including the six months he spends in Berlin which he considers the highpoint of his trip. In Berlin he meets and befriends Ernst Hengstenberg and Johann Neander, and attends the lectures of Alexander Von Humboldt. He partakes of many “Awakening” evening sessions with friends. He then travels home via France, England and Scotland.

Keywords: Charles Hodge; Johann Neander; Alexander von Humboldt; Voltaire; Friedrich Schleiermacher; Ernst Hengstenberg; August Tholuck; David Friedrich Strauss; Swiss Alps; Great Britain; John Knox; Edinburgh; Potsdam; Cosmos; Scotland; England; Archibald Alexander

Chapter.  2748 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

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