Jenneken Pots (d. 1576)

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Jenneken Pots, an Anabaptist martyr, was executed on 28 January 1576 at Antwerp, Belgium. It is unknown how this martyr and Lynken Clercx, who was executed on the same day, were put to death. Jenneken was sentenced for rebaptism, attending forbidden meetings of the Mennonites, and possessing a number of heretical books.

Bibliography

Antwerpsch archievenblad XIII: 198; XIV: 98 f., No. 1104.


Author(s) Nanne van ders Zijpp
Date Published 1957


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Zijpp, Nanne van ders. "Jenneken Pots (d. 1576)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 26 Apr 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Jenneken_Pots_(d._1576)&oldid=108345.

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Zijpp, Nanne van ders. (1957). Jenneken Pots (d. 1576). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 26 April 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Jenneken_Pots_(d._1576)&oldid=108345.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 106. All rights reserved.


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