But a government agent arrived on the scene, and Zinzendorf's scalp was saved.
But Zinzendorf was not long allowed to tread the primrose path of peace.
At that moment Zinzendorf was calmly attempting to destroy the Moravian Church.
The great fault in Zinzendorf's character was lack of ballast.
Before you go find Colonel Zinzendorf and tell him to have two hundred men ready to mount at half past one.
Again Zinzendorf, in generous fashion, came to the rescue of his Brethren.
Schleiermacher was bred among the devoted followers of Zinzendorf.
He appealed to Zinzendorf, and found to his dismay that the Count was as depraved as the rest.
In 1737 Zinzendorf accepted ordination as a bishop of the Brethren, and thus became the real leader of the organization.
The first impulse sprang from the kindness of Zinzendorf's heart.