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Erik Pontoppidan

Danish author, bishop, historian and antiquary

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Erik Ludvigsen Pontoppidan was a Danish author, a Lutheran bishop of the Church of Norway, an historian, and an antiquarian. His Catechism of the Church of Denmark heavily influenced Danish and Norwegian religious thought and practice for roughly the next 200 years after its 1737 publication.

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University of Copenhagen

Public research university in Copenhagen, Denmark

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#1454 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3829 World Rank
Literature
#31567 World Rank
Communications
#68819 World Rank
Biology
#372696 World Rank
Economics