A Remarkable Man: Christian Fürchtegott Gellert

Christian was the son of a Lutheran pastor; he was destined for a different path than his father.  Christian attempted the pulpit, but Lutherans were very nitpicky about their pastors, especially about preaching from notes.  Christian did not have the greatest memory and notes were his salvation, but not in the church. Eventually, he found … Continue reading A Remarkable Man: Christian Fürchtegott Gellert