The Religious Life And Opinions Of Frederick William Iii, King Of Prussia, Tr. By J. Birch

Paperback | May 14, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1844 Excerpt: ...it was the King''s command that they, being young and healthy, should frequent the public church. Relatives and other princely visitors; his consort, the Princess of Liegnitz,f and her small court; his old and tried friend the first chamberlain, Prince von Wittgenstein; the chief steward, von Schilden, who had been his constant and even-tempered attendant, The King was a great admirer of the English Prayer Book, a copy of which always lay on his writing table.--Tr. t The Countess Augusta Harrock, a noble.lady of Bohemia, to whom the King was married in the Chapel in Charlottenburg, having created her Princess of Liegnitz, a small dukedom in Silesia: there are no children resulting from that marriage. Tr. during good and evil fortune; the gentlemen of the Cabinet; the adjutant, physician, &c. &c.; formed the little community, from which none of his household were excluded:--strangers were, however, not admitted. When the King recovered and felt stronger, his desire and love for public worship in common with his Christian people, returned. Participation in the Lord''s Supper was to him, what it is, and should be,--a holy communion, a Christian association, a public solemn avowal, a symbolical operation, by which the communicant most intimately feels himself connected with the Christian Church, and its Head and Founder. Also it was to him a heartfelt want, to indicate to all his subjects how deeply and firmly he held himself connected with them through the holy bands of Christianity--and how he more especially looked for blessings from that sublime and spiritual communion. Would that I were able to communicate all he said on that subject, in the even, simple, and concise manner it flowed from his lips! True to his convictions and feelings, he made known,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1844 Excerpt: ...it was the King''s command that they, being young and healthy, should frequent the public church. Relatives and other princely v...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:May 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217367747

ISBN - 13:9780217367745

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