Schweitzer, Philipp (d. 1539)

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Philipp Schweitzer, a Roman Catholic priest of Montbeliard in France, but probably a native of Switzerland, joined the Anabaptists and was active in Basel and Lucerne, Switzerland. He is said to have converted and baptized eight Catholic priests. Schweitzer was executed in 1539 at Lucerne.

Bibliography

Peachey, Paul. Die soziale Herkunft der Schweizer Taufer. Karlsruhe, 1954: 25 note 1, 25 ff., 109, No. 17.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Schweitzer, Philipp (d. 1539)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 12 Aug 2020. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Schweitzer,_Philipp_(d._1539)&oldid=128219.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Schweitzer, Philipp (d. 1539). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 12 August 2020, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Schweitzer,_Philipp_(d._1539)&oldid=128219.




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