Jakob Lorber

1800 - 1864

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Jakob Lorber (22 July 1800 – 24 August 1864) was a Christian mystic and visionary from the Duchy of Styria, who promoted liberal Universalism. He referred to himself as "God's scribe". He wrote that on 15 March 1840 he began hearing an "inner voice" from the region of his heart and thereafter transcribed what it said. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jakob Lorber has received more than 66,669 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jakob Lorber is the 703rd most popular philosopher (down from 678th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Slovenia and the 2nd most popular Slovene Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Jakob Lorber ranks 703 out of 1,089Before her are Johann Heinrich Alsted, James Mark Baldwin, Thiruvalluvar, Thomas Arnold, Raymond Williams, and William of Conches. After her are Gustavo Gutiérrez, Jean Guitton, Ted Nelson, Onesicritus, Narayana Guru, and Lucius Annaeus Cornutus.

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Among people born in 1800, Jakob Lorber ranks 27Before her are Evangelos Zappas, Princess Elisabeth of Savoy, John Nelson Darby, Jean-Jacques Ampère, Thomas Babington Macaulay, and Mustafa Reşid Pasha. After her are Henri Milne-Edwards, Charles Rogier, Ányos Jedlik, Bernhard II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Juan José Flores, and George Bentham. Among people deceased in 1864, Jakob Lorber ranks 25Before her are Stephen Foster, Christian Ludwig Brehm, Jean-Jacques Ampère, Archduchess Auguste Ferdinande of Austria, Aimable Pélissier, and Antoinette de Mérode. After her are Konstanty Kalinowski, Karl Ernst Claus, Anton Schindler, Jean-Hippolyte Flandrin, Adam Wilhelm Moltke, and Johann Lukas Schönlein.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Jakob Lorber ranks 31 out of 247Before her are Anton Korošec (1872), Danilo Türk (1952), Branko Oblak (1947), Anton Janša (1734), Antonio Abetti (1846), and Leon Štukelj (1898). After her are Jurij Vega (1754), Milan Vidmar (1885), Aleksander Čeferin (1967), Leon Rupnik (1880), Sigismund von Herberstein (1486), and Franc Rode (1934).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Slovenia

Among philosophers born in Slovenia, Jakob Lorber ranks 2Before her are Slavoj Žižek (1949).