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Andreas Wiszowaty (1608-1678), a Unitarian theolo­gian, great-grandson of Fausto Sozzini, stud­ied in Leiden, Holland, in 1631, served the Unitarian church in Poland until he was expelled in 1658, trav­eled in Hungary, lived at Mannheim, Germany, 1663-66, and from then until his death in Amster­dam. He is said to have published 62 writings, some of which influenced the Dutch Mennonites. Wiszo­waty also co-operated in the revision of the Rakow catechism.

In the early 18th century a Wiszowaty family, four sisters, probably great-granddaughters of An­dreas, were baptized into the Amsterdam Zonist congregation, in 1713, 1716(?), 1718, and 1721.

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Kühler, W. J. Het Socinianisme in Nederland. Leiden, 1912: 229 f., 236ff.

Church records of Amsterdam.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Wiszowaty, Andreas (1608-1678)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 3 Dec 2016. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Wiszowaty,_Andreas_(1608-1678)&oldid=141003.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Wiszowaty, Andreas (1608-1678). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 3 December 2016, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Wiszowaty,_Andreas_(1608-1678)&oldid=141003.




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