Friedrich Zündel (1827–1891), a Swiss pastor, author and essayist, is best known for his landmark biography of Johann Christoph Blumhardt, whom he knew well. First published in 1880, it has been re-issued dozens of times and is still in print.
“One man’s battle with darkness.” This event lead to a massive revival in Blumhardt’s parish. Based on three chapters from Zuendel’s biography of Johann Christoph Blumhardt.
The Awakening was named one of the ten best books of the year by Books & Culture magazine