Weber, Otto

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Name
Weber, Otto Gender: M
Otto Heinrich Weber
born on 4 June 1902 at 09:30 (= 09:30 AM )
Place Mülheim/Köln, Germany, 50n5801, 7e0017
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 12°46' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 15°47 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 15°04'



Biography

German theologian. Weber studied at Bonn and Tübingen. In 1933, he joined the Nazi Party and was for a short time a member of the German Christians group. In 1934, he became professor at the University of Göttingen. He opposed the witness of the Confessing Church, and after the war felt a strong sense of guilt for his involvement with Nazi Germany. His 1955 work, The Foundations of Dogmatics is one of the most influential Reformed theological works of the twentieth century. He died on 19 October 1966 in St. Moritz.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Otto Weber (1902-1966): reformierter Theologie und Kirchenpolitiker" by Vicco von Bülow (Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1999), p. 30: Otto Heinrich Weber wurde am 4. Juni 1902 in Mülheim am Rhein geboren und im selben Monar dort getauft. ... Nach den Angaben im Taufregister der Kirchengemeinde Mülheim am Rhein war der genaue Zeitpunkt der Geburt um 9 Uhr 30; vgl. Taufregister 1899-1905 (GA Mülheim am Rhein)."

Translation: Otto Heinrich Weber was born on June 4, 1902 in Mülheim am Rhein ... According to the information in the baptismal register of the parish of Mülheim am Rhein the exact time of birth was 9:30; see the baptismal register 1899-1905 (GA Mülheim am Rhein).

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Theologian)
  • Vocation : Politics : Nazi party
  • Vocation : Writers : Religion/ Philosophy

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