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Neeltje Jans, an [[Anabaptism|Anabaptist]] martyr, was drowned at [[Leiden (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands)|Leiden]], [[Netherlands|Holland]], on 13 November 1554. In the sentence she is said to have associated with heretics, obviously Anabaptist groups; she did not believe in the Catholic doctrine of the Mass, and would have been (re)baptized if there had been an opportunity. Neeltje was sentenced to be burned at the stake if she should persist in her heresy. From the fact that she was drowned it may be inferred that she recanted.
 
Neeltje Jans, an [[Anabaptism|Anabaptist]] martyr, was drowned at [[Leiden (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands)|Leiden]], [[Netherlands|Holland]], on 13 November 1554. In the sentence she is said to have associated with heretics, obviously Anabaptist groups; she did not believe in the Catholic doctrine of the Mass, and would have been (re)baptized if there had been an opportunity. Neeltje was sentenced to be burned at the stake if she should persist in her heresy. From the fact that she was drowned it may be inferred that she recanted.
 
 
 
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Hoog, I. M. J. "Onze Martelaren."<em class="gameo_bibliography"> Kerkhistorisch Archief </em>3 (1898): 442 f.
 
Hoog, I. M. J. "Onze Martelaren."<em class="gameo_bibliography"> Kerkhistorisch Archief </em>3 (1898): 442 f.
 
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Neeltje Jans, an Anabaptist martyr, was drowned at Leiden, Holland, on 13 November 1554. In the sentence she is said to have associated with heretics, obviously Anabaptist groups; she did not believe in the Catholic doctrine of the Mass, and would have been (re)baptized if there had been an opportunity. Neeltje was sentenced to be burned at the stake if she should persist in her heresy. From the fact that she was drowned it may be inferred that she recanted.

Bibliography

Hoog, I. M. J. "Onze Martelaren." Kerkhistorisch Archief 3 (1898): 442 f.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1957


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Neeltje Jans (d. 1554)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 19 Jun 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Neeltje_Jans_(d._1554)&oldid=128052.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1957). Neeltje Jans (d. 1554). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 19 June 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Neeltje_Jans_(d._1554)&oldid=128052.




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