Gottlieb (Georg) Nathanael Bonwetsch (5
February 1848–18 July 1925) was a Russian-born German theologian.
He became professor of church history at
the University of Göttingen in
He was born in Norka, Saratov
province in Russia, where his
father was pastor. He studied
theology in Dorpat, then later in Göttingen and Bonn. His first academic position was