Baron von Bunsen in Berlin - 27 January, 1828

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, pages 307-308:

Letter from Bunsen to his wife, Berlin: 27th January, 1828 - I was glad this morning when the great crowd which filled Trinity church had left it to me, with fifteen communicants, and about as many more devout non-participators. The solemnity began with the chorale, ' Christ, Thou Lamb of God ;' then followed an address, according to the Liturgy of the Reformed Church, and all knelt during a prayer of self-offering, which in matter differs not from ours. During the words of consecration, the choir sung three passages- not the 'Holy, Holy,' &c., but something similar; and during the Communion…   more >>
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Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 307-308. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433847185069 accessed: 17 August, 2022

location of experience: Berlin

Listeners

Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian
1791-1860

Listening to

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Chorales
written by Herr Succo
Christ, Thou lamb of God

Experience Information

Date/Time 27 January, 1828
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Tue, 09 Jun 2015 11:53:05 +0100
Approved on Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:50:33 +0100