Born: May 30, 1655, Geneva, Switzerland.
Died: June 10, 1724, Geneva, Switzerland.
Bénédict was the son of André Pictet and Barbe Turrettini, and husband of Catherine Burlamacchi (married 1680).
Consecrated in 1678, he spent most of his career as a pastor in Geneva. In 1686, he was appointed professor of theology there.
He was also:
Pictet chaired the commission for the revision of the psalter. He himself wrote many texts, in particular hymns for the liturgical year. His other works include:
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