Das Bayreuther Ordinationsbuch is a valuable source for the history of the Church.
The entries refer mainly to the parishes of the county of Mark Brandenburg, including the prior 1610 of Brandenburg-Ansbach associated deaneries Neustadt and Baiersdorf.
All ordinations contained in the Kulmbach matriculation are also found in Bayreuth ordination book.
The work was published as a single work in the history of the Church in Bavaria, on behalf of the Association of Bavarian church history.
After the manuscript published by Lic. Hans Engelhardt, Pastor in Guttenberg, Munich: Christian Kaiser Verlag, 1934