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Flensburg, a city (population 50,000 in the mid-1950s; 87,000 in 2005) in the Prussian province of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, in which a colloquy with Melchior Hoffman took place on 8 April 1529.

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Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 v. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 654.

Krohn, B. U. Gesch. der fanatischen und enthusiasti­schen Wiedertäufer vornehmlich in Niederdeutschland. Leipzig, 1758: 149 ff, gives the official records of the debate as published by Bugenhagen

Linden, F. O. zur. Melchior Hofmann Haarlem, 1885: 134 ff.

Author(s) Christian Neff
Date Published 1956

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Neff, Christian. "Flensburg (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 29 Apr 2016.,_Germany)&oldid=94659.

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Neff, Christian. (1956). Flensburg (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 29 April 2016, from,_Germany)&oldid=94659.

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