Osnabrück (Niedersachsen, Germany)

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Osnabrück, a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. Six Anabaptist emissaries, one of whom was Dionysius Vinne, traveled from Münster to Osnabrück in October 1534 in order to convert this town. They were all arrested before they could begin their work; four of them were executed at Iburg, one died in prison, while Heinrich Graess, who forsook the Anabaptist principles, was released. Nothing is known of Anabaptism in Osnabrück.


Mellink, Albert F. De Wederdopers in de noordelijke Nederlanden 1531-1544. Groningen: J.B. Wolters, 1954: 48 f.

Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Osnabrück (Niedersachsen, Germany)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 2 Dec 2023. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Osnabr%C3%BCck_(Niedersachsen,_Germany)&oldid=109174.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Osnabrück (Niedersachsen, Germany). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 2 December 2023, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Osnabr%C3%BCck_(Niedersachsen,_Germany)&oldid=109174.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 91. All rights reserved.

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