1587–1637

Introduction

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Born: Jan­u­a­ry 2, 1587, Ær­øs­kø­bing, Ger­ma­ny (now in Den­mark).

Died: March 12, 1637, Vor­ding­borg, Sjel­land, Den­mark.

Buried: Ær­øs­kø­bing kir­ke­gård, Aby­skov, Svend­borg Kom­mune, Syd­dan­mark, Den­mark.

Biography

Arrebo be­came a min­is­ter in Co­pen­ha­gen at age 21.

He went on to serve as a rec­tor in Den­mark and Swe­den; Bi­shop of Trond­heim, Nor­way (1618–22); and pas­tor in Vor­ding­borg, Den­mark (1626–37).

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