The Presidents Code – Speaker of the House Frederick Muhlenberg
The Speaker of the House is chosen by his peers with the Majority Party obtaining the seat. As the majority of members of the 1st Congress were Pro-Administration, the leader of this group, Frederick Muhlenberg was selected as first Speaker of the House. Muhlenberg was a Lutheran pastor by profession and later became the first signer to the Bill of Rights. His name is speaking of Adam being appointed as ruler of the Garden of Eden, given a mouth to speak and being called to be fruitful and increase.
Frederick means a peaceful ruler coming from the Germanic words ‘frid’ meaning peace and ‘ric’ meaning a ruler.
Augustus means great or venerable, from the Latin word ‘augere’ which means to increase.
Conrad comes from the Germanic words ‘kuoni’ which means brave and ‘rad’ which means counsel.
Muhlenberg is combination of ‘muhlen’ and ‘berg’. ‘Muhlen’ comes from the German word ‘mul’ meaning a mouth. ‘Berg’ is a mountain. Here in Muhlenberg’s name is seen Adam, the ruler of the land of Eden, the peaceful mountain. He was given a mouth to speak and called to be fruitful and increase.
Genesis 1:22 And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth.
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