Bruch, Klaus (16th century)

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Klaus Bruch was a citizen of Strasbourg (Alsace) in whose house an Anabaptist meeting was broken up early in 1529. The worshipers were arrested and were subjected to several cross-examinations using torture.


Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 276.

Röhrich, T. Zeitschrift für historische Theologie (1860): 48.

Author(s) Christian Hege
Date Published 1953

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