Mathijs Baseliers (d. 1573)
Mathijs Baseliers was an Anabaptist martyr, and was burned at the stake with three others on 20 May 1573 at Antwerp, Belgium, because he had been (re)-baptized, had attended forbidden meetings (of the Mennonites) and had held such meetings in his house.
Antwerpsch archievenblad (XIII): 113, 115, 176; (XIV): 90 f., No. 1024.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 537. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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