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Rev. John G. Schwartze Tombstone, Pastor of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Photographer: Brian Scott
Taken: November 1, 2008
Caption: Rev. John G. Schwartze Tombstone, Pastor of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Additional Description:
Sacred
to
the
memory of the
Rev.John G. Schwartze
Ordained to the work of the
Ministry,
and elected professor of
Theology in 1830,
and ceased to be mortal on the
26th of August 1831,
having just attained his 21th year.

He was meek, humble, full of charity and devoted to God. He esteemed his life not dear to himself so that he might finish his course with joy. His talents, his zeal, his sincerity and piety rendered him the delight of his friends, the ornament of society, the glory and the hope of the Church.

Submitted: November 2, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
Database Locator Identification Number: p42056
File Size: 6.139 Megabytes

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