Baron von Bunsen in Berlin - 24 December, 1827

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, page 298:

At five o'clock the bells rang in the festival-season, and the Crown Prince dismissed us to go himself to the King, who always passes this evening alone with the royal family. I went to Groben, who had gratified me much by an invitation to spend the festival with him and his family ; there I found Gossner, and the Countess Dernath, and a few youthful relations. First a hymn was sung, then the door was opened to the lighted chamber, where tokens of friendship were given and received, after which Gossner read and commented upon Scripture passages. Afterwards I entered at eight the house of …   more >>
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Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 298. accessed: 19 May, 2024

location of experience: Berlin


Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian

Listening to

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Hymn performed by Acquaintances of Baron von Bunsen

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 December, 1827
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Tue, 09 Jun 2015 10:06:11 +0100
Approved on Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:32:27 +0100