Moravian History featured in Ben Franklin’s World Podcast

Posted April 25, 2023 in General

Director and archivist, Paul Peucker joined Ben Franklin’s World Podcast for their most recent episode to investigate the establishment of the Moravian Church in North America.

Episode Summary

“During our investigation, Paul reveals the origins of the Moravian Church in Europe and the creation of the first Moravian community in Herrnhut, Germany; Information about the Moravians’ belief in Philadelphianism and why they adopted an international outlook; and, details about the Moravians’ migration and settlement in North America during the 1740s.”

Ben Franklin’s World is a podcast about early American history.

It is a show for people who love history and for those who want to know more about the historical people and events that have impacted and shaped our present-day world.

Each episode features a conversation with a historian who helps us shed light on important people and events in early American history.

Ben Franklin’s World is a production of the Colonial Williamsburg Innovation Studios.