Leonhard the Schoolmaster (16th century)

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Leonhard the Schoolmaster, whose true name was Leonhard Eleutherobios, brother of Christoph Eleutherobios, was a schoolmaster at Linz, Austria, who joined the Anabaptists in 1527, probably being baptized by Hans Hut. Little is known of him. He published a German translation of Johann Bugenhagen's booklet, Was und Welches die Sünde sei in den Hl. Geist.

See Eleutherobios

Author(s) Harold S Bender
Date Published 1957

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Bender, Harold S. "Leonhard the Schoolmaster (16th century)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 22 Jun 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Leonhard_the_Schoolmaster_(16th_century)&oldid=118224.

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Bender, Harold S. (1957). Leonhard the Schoolmaster (16th century). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 June 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Leonhard_the_Schoolmaster_(16th_century)&oldid=118224.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 325. All rights reserved.

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