From GAMEO
Jump to: navigation, search

Steven Janssen, an Anabaptist martyr, an armorer (harnaschveger) and a native of the "lande van den Berch" (near Cologne, Germany), was one of the Naaktlopers, Anabaptists who ran naked along the streets of Amsterdam on 10-11 February 1535. He was sentenced to death by beheading on 25 February of the same year.

[edit] Bibliography

"Verhooren en Vonissen der Wederdoopers, betrokken bij de aanslagen op Amsterdam in 1534 en 1535." Bijdragen en Mededeelingen van het Historisch Genootschap 41 (1920): 57 f.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


[edit] Cite This Article

MLA style

van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Steven Janssen (d. 1535)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 25 Jun 2016. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Steven_Janssen_(d._1535)&oldid=85343.

APA style

van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1959). Steven Janssen (d. 1535). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 25 June 2016, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Steven_Janssen_(d._1535)&oldid=85343.




Hpbuttns.gif
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Kitchener, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 630. All rights reserved.


©1996-2016 by the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. All rights reserved.