Author: Theodorus Matthijs Looman
The complete name of the man who wrote this impressive
concordance is Theodorus Matthijs Looman. Theodorus Matthijs
was born in Amsterdam on May 12, 1816. He was only 18 years
old when he became a teacher, later on a private teacher.
After that he became a religious teacher, Bible reader and
temporary assistant preacher in the Dutch Reformed Church.
He was also very active in the world of society. In 1847,
he founded ‘The Society to spread the truth’,
aiming to highlight the growth of the Reformed church. In
1855 he founded a society called ‘Javacomité’,
a missionary society. He was president of this society until
his death. In 1866 he was co-founder of the ‘Dutch Sunday
Society’. Other societies followed.
He also was a writer. He wrote many speeches, books for
children and books like the concordance we are showing. Theodorus
Matthijs Looman died on January 4, 1900 in Amsterdam at the
age of 83.
Book: The books below are written
between 1853 and 1857.