The Pioneers of Homoeopathy

The Pioneers of Homoeopathy

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 edition. Excerpt: ...many commendable characteristics. He was exceedingly firm and decisive in his ways. He wrote out in full all his sermons, adhering to this practice even in his last years. No one could have persuaded him to enter the pulpit without previous close study. He left behind a vast number of sermons and other productions, which prove the profundity of his scholarship. He was much beloved by his people, and although very decided in carrying out his plans, he never lost the love and respect of his members. Three years after Mr. Helfrich's marriage he purchased a home within a mile from where his father had resided. This home became an attraction in the surrounding community, and until his death he resided in this home. He was a warm friend of the Germans, and consequently his house became a hospitable home for many immigrants. Until his two sons were grown to manhood he kept, at different times, six very able German teachers, who were well versed in the sciences. At this time his home was recognized all over the county as the Weisenberg Academy. He was the means of educating many talented young men who in the community attended this academy and afterwards became professional and influential men. Thus being associated with these men of science, it afforded him a good opportunity for developing his ideas in Homoeopathy, of which he was a firm advocate. Among these German professors in the academy was a certain Dr. Wm. Wesselhceft, who was educated at a European university. Wesselhceft was a disciple of Homoeopathy, and in later years became a practicing physician in Bath, Northampton county, Pa., and one of the founders of Homoeopathy in Lehigh county. Mr. Helfrich being associated with Dr. Wesselhceft, can attribute the medical training of his mind to this...show more

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  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 463g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123663120X
  • 9781236631206