From GAMEO
Jump to: navigation, search

Pieter Beets, b. 1664 at Hoorn, Dutch province of North Holland, preacher of the Mennonite congregation there from 24 October 1690 to 1707 when he retired. He died 1 October 1710. In collaboration with E. A. van Dooregeest and Herman Schijn he wrote a brief course of instruction for the oncoming youth, Kort Onderwijs des Christelijken Geloofs (first ed. Amsterdam, 1698; it went through eight editions). He wrote also: Het bereidwillig sterven gesien in de zalige verhuisinge van wijlen Michiel Fortgens, a funeral oration (Hoorn, 1695).

[edit] Bibliography

Catalogus der werken over de Doopsgezinden en hunne geschiedenis aanwezig in de bibliotheek der Vereenigde Doopsgezinde Gemeente to Amsterdam. Amsterdam: J. H. de Bussy, 1919: 250, 259.

Sepp, C. (Christiaan). Johannes Stinstra en zijn tijd: eene bijdrage tot de geschiedenis der kerk en school in de 18de eeuw, 2 vols. Amsterdam: J. C. Sepp & Zoon, 1865-1866: v. II 95.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1953


[edit] Cite This Article

MLA style

van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Beets, Pieter (1664-1710)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 29 Nov 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Beets,_Pieter_(1664-1710)&oldid=75313.

APA style

van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1953). Beets, Pieter (1664-1710). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 29 November 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Beets,_Pieter_(1664-1710)&oldid=75313.




Hpbuttns.gif
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 263. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.


©1996-2014 by the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. All rights reserved.