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Baetken Crauwels, an [[Anabaptism|Anabaptist]] martyr, wife of [[Jan Poote (d. 1569)|Jan Poote]], was burned at the stake on 30 April 1569 at [[Antwerp (Belgium)|Antwerp]], with [[Maeyken Christiaens (ca. 1539-1569)|Maeyken Christians]]. She was seized early in February 1569 during a meeting of the congregation in her house. Baetken was 50 years of age and had been married in the congregation eight years before by [[Joost Verbeeck (d. 1561)|Joos de Cruysere]], having been rebaptized shortly before in the woods near Wilrijck, close to Antwerp, by [[Joachim Vermeeren (16th century)|Joachim Vermeeren]]. She was tortured on 5 May but held fast to her baptismal vows, stating that [[Infant Baptism|infant baptism]] was unscriptural.
 
Baetken Crauwels, an [[Anabaptism|Anabaptist]] martyr, wife of [[Jan Poote (d. 1569)|Jan Poote]], was burned at the stake on 30 April 1569 at [[Antwerp (Belgium)|Antwerp]], with [[Maeyken Christiaens (ca. 1539-1569)|Maeyken Christians]]. She was seized early in February 1569 during a meeting of the congregation in her house. Baetken was 50 years of age and had been married in the congregation eight years before by [[Joost Verbeeck (d. 1561)|Joos de Cruysere]], having been rebaptized shortly before in the woods near Wilrijck, close to Antwerp, by [[Joachim Vermeeren (16th century)|Joachim Vermeeren]]. She was tortured on 5 May but held fast to her baptismal vows, stating that [[Infant Baptism|infant baptism]] was unscriptural.
 
 
 
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Génard, Petrus. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Antwerpsch archievenblad</em> (XII): 358, 376, 400; (XIV): 64-65, No. 720.
 
Génard, Petrus. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Antwerpsch archievenblad</em> (XII): 358, 376, 400; (XIV): 64-65, No. 720.
 
 
 
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Baetken Crauwels, an Anabaptist martyr, wife of Jan Poote, was burned at the stake on 30 April 1569 at Antwerp, with Maeyken Christians. She was seized early in February 1569 during a meeting of the congregation in her house. Baetken was 50 years of age and had been married in the congregation eight years before by Joos de Cruysere, having been rebaptized shortly before in the woods near Wilrijck, close to Antwerp, by Joachim Vermeeren. She was tortured on 5 May but held fast to her baptismal vows, stating that infant baptism was unscriptural.

Bibliography

Génard, Petrus. Antwerpsch archievenblad (XII): 358, 376, 400; (XIV): 64-65, No. 720.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1955


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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Baetken Crauwels (d. 1569)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1955. Web. 27 Dec 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Baetken_Crauwels_(d._1569)&oldid=75070.

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van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1955). Baetken Crauwels (d. 1569). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 27 December 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Baetken_Crauwels_(d._1569)&oldid=75070.




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