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Cologne in Köln, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
 

Matthias Joseph Scheeben

 
 
Matthias Joseph Scheeben Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 13, 2019
1. Matthias Joseph Scheeben Marker
Inscription.  
Dieses Haus, im 17. Jahrhundert als Jesuitenkolleg erbaut, war 1827 bis 1929 erzbischöfliches Priesterseminar.

Hier wirkte von 1860 bis 1888 Matthias Joseph Scheeben der grosse deutsches Gottgelehrte

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(English translation:)

This building, built as a Jesuit College in the 17th Century, was an archdiocesan seminary for priests.

Matthias Joseph Scheeben, the great German theologian, worked here from 1860 to 1888.
 
Location. 50° 56.605′ N, 6° 57.362′ E. Marker is in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, in Köln. Marker is on Marzellenstraße 0.1 kilometers north of An den Dominikanern, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Marzellenstraße 32, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia 50668, Germany. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Friedrich Joseph Haass (here, next to this marker); Georg Simon Ohm (a few steps from this marker); Friedrich von Spee S.J. (within shouting distance of this marker); Kapelle St. Victor / St. Victor Chapel

Matthias Joseph Scheeben Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 13, 2019
2. Matthias Joseph Scheeben Marker - wide view
The marker is the left-most of the four markers visible on the side of the building.
(about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Dominican Monastery Site and Albertus Magnus (about 150 meters away); Seitenportal des römischen Nordtores/ Side Portal of North Roman Gate (about 210 meters away); Brauhaus Früh am Dom / The 'Frueh at the Cathedral' Brewery (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Edith Stein (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cologne.
 
Also see . . .  Matthias Joseph Scheeben (Wikipedia). "Matthias Joseph Scheeben (Meckenheim, Rhine Province, 1 March 1835 – Cologne, 21 July 1888) was a German Catholic theological writer and mystic." (Submitted on April 19, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 19, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 19, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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