Henslein of Stotzingen (d. 1528)
Henslein of Stotzingen, an Anabaptist martyr, was beheaded at Zabern in Alsace, France, in 1528. The Martyrs' Mirror gives an admonitory address that he made on the way to the site of execution. He is the author of the song, "Nun heben wir an in Nöten" (No. 42 in the <em>Ausbund</em>).
This is the same person as Stotzingen, Hans (d. 1528)
Braght, Thieleman J. van. The Bloody Theatre or Martyrs' Mirror of the Defenseless Christians Who Baptized Only upon Confession of Faith and Who Suffered and Died for the Testimony of Jesus Their Saviour . . . to the Year A.D. 1660. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1951: 427 f. Available online at:.
Wolkan, Rudolf. Die Lieder der Wiedertäufer. Berlin, 1903. Reprinted Nieuwkoop : B. De Graaf, 1965: 146.
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Neff, Christian. "Henslein of Stotzingen (d. 1528)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 21 May 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Henslein_of_Stotzingen_(d._1528)&oldid=65121.
Neff, Christian. (1956). Henslein of Stotzingen (d. 1528). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 21 May 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Henslein_of_Stotzingen_(d._1528)&oldid=65121.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 2, p. 706. All rights reserved.
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