Message from the House of Frenzel in Upper Lusatia

Starting from the founding father of this family, The Protestant Pastor Michael Frenzel: Frenzel was the son of a village judge in Pietzsch joke on 2. February 1628 to the world. He studied in Leipzig 1649-1651 and was founded in 1651 to the priest appointed by Kosel. Frenzel became famous as the Sorbian and Bible translator.

In 1697 Tsar Peter the Great traveled through the Upper Lusatia, bei dieser Gelegenheit übergab Frenzel ihm seine Bibelübersetzung und verwies in einem Schreiben an den Zaren auf die Verwandtschaft der Sorben mit anderen slawischen Völkern und insbesondere der russischen Nation. So legte er den Grundstein für die kulturelle Entwicklung dieses kleinen Volkes. Signature: Hist.Sax.D.465,60 Author: Johann Hortzschansky, Publisher: Fickel scissors Generic fonts, Goerlitz 1791

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