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Walter Beltz

Walter Beltz, religious studies educator. Member P.E.N., J.A.C.S., J.A.R.H.

Background

  • Beltz, Walter was born on April 25, 1935 in Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg, Germany. Son of Friedrich and Margarethe (Hartmann) Beltz.

  • Education

    • Degree, University Rostock, Germany, 1954. Degree, University Greifswald, Germany, 1955. Degree, University Berlin, 1960.

      Habilitation in theology, University Berlin, 1970. Total harmonic distortion Budapest, 1966.

    Career

    • With Martin Luther University, Halle, Saale, Germany, 1970-1990, professor religious science Germany, since 1990.

    Works

    • Author: Gott und die Götter, 1971, Die Kaleb-Traditionen und das AT, 1974, Sehnsucht Nach dem Paradies, 1979, Tor der Götter, 1986, Schiffe der Götter, 1987, Lexikon der Letzten Dinge, 1993. Editor: Hallesche Beiträge zur Orientwissenschaft, 1994, Friede und Freiheit, 1997.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: member Reformist Church

    Religion

    Denomination: Reformist Church

    Membership

    Member P.E.N., J.A.C.S., J.A.R.H.

    Connections

    • Married Sigrid Thürmer, June 1, 1966. Children: Johannes, Katharina.
    • father: Friedrich Beltz
    • mother: Margarethe (Hartmann) Beltz
    • spouse: Sigrid Thürmer
    • children: Johannes Beltz
    • Katharina Beltz
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    Born April 25, 1935
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    Ethnicity:
    • 1954
      University Rostock
    • 1955
      University Greifswald
    • 1960
      University Berlin
    • 1970
      University Berlin
    • 1966
      University Budapest
    • 1970 - 1990
      With Martin Luther University
      Halle, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany