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Gustav-Adolf-Werk


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Gustavus II Adolphus (1594—1632) king of Sweden 1611–32

 

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A German Protestant society to aid weaker sister Churches in Catholic areas. It was founded in 1832 to commemorate the bicentenary of Gustavus Adolphus's death, but it did not become important until the court preacher Karl Zimmermann amalgamated it with a similar society of his own in 1842.

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