Simon van Vliermaal (d. 1534)

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Simon van Vliermaal, a locksmith, was burned at the stake in 1534 at Curingen (Curanges) near Hasselt, Belgium. He confessed that he was an Anabaptist, and that his coreligionists were planning to bathe the country in fire and blood. This Simon of Vliermaal shows that revolutionary Anabaptism was at this time also found in northeastern Belgium.


Bibliography

Halkin, L. E. La Réforme en Belgique sous Charles-Quint. Bruxelles, 1957: 81.



Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Simon van Vliermaal (d. 1534)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 22 Nov 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Simon_van_Vliermaal_(d._1534)&oldid=68130.

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van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1959). Simon van Vliermaal (d. 1534). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 November 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Simon_van_Vliermaal_(d._1534)&oldid=68130.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 529. All rights reserved.


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