Letter from Spener to Veiel
Philipp Jakob Spener (1635–1705) letter to Elias Veiel (1635–1706).
September 24, 1677.
Included here is a manuscript letter in Latin written by Spener in 1677 to Elias Veiel, a German Lutheran theologian. Although Spener and Veiel were close friends and regular correspondents, Veiel did not join the movement. Instead he remained an ardent critic of Pietism.