1640–1690

Introduction

Born: Sep­tem­ber 7, 1640, Frank­furt am Main, Ger­ma­ny.

Died: May 22, 1690, Frank­furt am Main, Ger­ma­ny.

Biography

After stu­dy­ing at Tüb­ing­en (where he be­came a li­cen­ti­ate in ci­vil and can­on law), Schütz be­gan to prac­tice law in Frank­furt, and in lat­er years with the title of Rath. He seems to have been a man of con­sid­er­a­ble le­gal learn­ing and pi­e­ty.

He left the Lu­ther­an church some­time af­ter 1685.

Publications

  1. Die Wol­lust dies­er Welt
  2. Scheuet ihr, ihr ma­tten Glied­er
  3. Sei Lob und Ehr dem höch­sten Gut
  4. So komm, ge­liebte Tod­es-Stand
  5. Was mich auf dies­er Welt be­trübt