Cornelius Friedrich Adolf Krummacher
KRUMMACHER, Cornelius Friedrich Adolf. b. Ruhrort, near Duisburg, 16 June 1824; d. Werningerode, 5 February 1884. The son of the distinguished preacher, Friedrich Wilhelm Krummacher*, Cornelius studied at Bonn and Berlin, and after ordination in 1850 he was pastor of the Liebfrauenkirche at Halberstadt (1853-72), and at Barby. He retired on grounds of ill-health to Werningerode. He published sermons, Christus, sein Wort und seine Kirche, Drei Predigten (Berlin, 1857), and a book of poems, Harfenklänge (1857). Krummacher is the author of ‘Stern, auf den ich schaue’ (EG 407) in the ‘Geborgen in Gottes Liebe’ section, from his Harfenklänge.
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