Dürsrüttilied

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Dürsrüttilied, an Anabaptist hymn containing 21 quatrains, describes the seizure of a congregation of Anabaptists with their preacher, Uli Baumgartner, on the Dürsrütti in the EmmentalSwitzerland, in 1659. Most of the prisoners were, after prolonged imprisonment, taken to Holland. The song is found in Müller, Berner Täufer, 123-125.

Bibliography

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 496.

Müller, Ernst. Geschichte der Bernischen Täufer. Frauenfeld: Huber, 1895. Reprinted Nieuwkoop : B. de Graaf, 1972: 123-125.


Author(s) Christian Neff
Date Published 1956


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Neff, Christian. "Dürsrüttilied." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 24 Nov 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=D%C3%BCrsr%C3%BCttilied&oldid=94453.

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Neff, Christian. (1956). Dürsrüttilied. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 November 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=D%C3%BCrsr%C3%BCttilied&oldid=94453.




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