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The Schleitheim Confession

Discussion in 'Baptist History' started by Matt Black, Nov 28, 2003.

  1. Matt Black

    Matt Black Well-Known Member
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    Anyone know anything about this? What do you think about it? (It's a very early Anabaptist document apparently from the late 1520s.) Has anyone come across a copy of it and if so where?

    Yours in Christ

    Matt
     
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  3. Matt Black

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    Cheers! Yep, certainly gets the [​IMG] from me too.

    Didn't Zwingli drown 4 of these guys in the River Linner in Zurich? :(

    Yours in Christ

    Matt
     
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    You need to read "The Martyr's Mirror," a massive 1200 page work that makes Foxes Book of Martyrs seem mild by comparison.
     
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    I've referenced Martyrs Mirror on here before--a great work, both heroic and sad.
     
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    As to Zwingli:

    Henry C. Vedder, "A Short History of the Baptists"
     
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