Peryne de Corte (d. 1573)

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Peryne (Petronella) de Corte, an Anabaptist martyr, burned at the stake at Antwerp, Belgium, on 6 June 1573. Peryne, who was arrested when a Mennonite meeting at Antwerp was surprised by the police, confessed that she had often attended such meetings. She had not yet been (re) baptized.

Bibliography

Archiv für Reformationsgeschichte XIII: 118, 121-24, 179; XIV: 90 ff., No. 1029.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Peryne de Corte (d. 1573)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 24 Nov 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Peryne_de_Corte_(d._1573)&oldid=130174.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Peryne de Corte (d. 1573). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 November 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Peryne_de_Corte_(d._1573)&oldid=130174.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 148. All rights reserved.


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