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Jacobus van Zanten (Santen) (d. ca. 1740), a physician at Haarlem, Holland, and in 1683-ca. 1730 an elder of the [[Blok, Den (Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands)|Den Blok]] ([[Flemish Mennonites|Flemish]]) Mennonite congregation, was a conservative Mennonite who stressed the confessions of faith. He was a friend of [[Schijn, Herman (1662-1727)|Herman Schijn]]. Besides some medical works van Zanten published a book on Socrates (1710); translations from English: John Milton, <em>Paradise Lost</em> under the title <em>Paradys Verlooren</em> (Haarlem, 1728), and John Gale <em>Aanmerkingen op den Kinderdoop</em> ([[Leiden (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands)|Leiden]], 1741); a theological study on the Apostles' Creed, entitled <em>De Historie van het Symbolum oft Geloofsformulier der Apostelen</em> (Haarlem, 1707, repr. Utrecht, 1711); and <em>Oorzaken van't Verval der Christelyke Godvruchtigheid</em> (Haarlem, 1717). Being unmarried he willed a considerable part of his property to the Haarlem congregation, which is still administered as the Jacobus-van-Zanten-fonds.
 
Jacobus van Zanten (Santen) (d. ca. 1740), a physician at Haarlem, Holland, and in 1683-ca. 1730 an elder of the [[Blok, Den (Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands)|Den Blok]] ([[Flemish Mennonites|Flemish]]) Mennonite congregation, was a conservative Mennonite who stressed the confessions of faith. He was a friend of [[Schijn, Herman (1662-1727)|Herman Schijn]]. Besides some medical works van Zanten published a book on Socrates (1710); translations from English: John Milton, <em>Paradise Lost</em> under the title <em>Paradys Verlooren</em> (Haarlem, 1728), and John Gale <em>Aanmerkingen op den Kinderdoop</em> ([[Leiden (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands)|Leiden]], 1741); a theological study on the Apostles' Creed, entitled <em>De Historie van het Symbolum oft Geloofsformulier der Apostelen</em> (Haarlem, 1707, repr. Utrecht, 1711); and <em>Oorzaken van't Verval der Christelyke Godvruchtigheid</em> (Haarlem, 1717). Being unmarried he willed a considerable part of his property to the Haarlem congregation, which is still administered as the Jacobus-van-Zanten-fonds.
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
Cate, Steven Blaupot ten. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Geschiedenis der Doopsgezinden in Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht en Gelderland</em>. 2 v. Amsterdam: P.N. van Kampen, 1847: II, 30 f., 136.
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Cate, Steven Blaupot ten. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Geschiedenis der Doopsgezinden in Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht en Gelderland</em>, 2 vols. Amsterdam: P.N. van Kampen, 1847: II, 30 f., 136.
  
 
<em class="gameo_bibliography">Doopsgezinde Bijdragen</em> (1897): 166 f.
 
<em class="gameo_bibliography">Doopsgezinde Bijdragen</em> (1897): 166 f.
  
 
Molhuysen, P. C. and P. J. Blok. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek</em>. Leiden, 1911-1937: V, 1169.
 
Molhuysen, P. C. and P. J. Blok. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek</em>. Leiden, 1911-1937: V, 1169.
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Jacobus van Zanten (Santen) (d. ca. 1740), a physician at Haarlem, Holland, and in 1683-ca. 1730 an elder of the Den Blok (Flemish) Mennonite congregation, was a conservative Mennonite who stressed the confessions of faith. He was a friend of Herman Schijn. Besides some medical works van Zanten published a book on Socrates (1710); translations from English: John Milton, Paradise Lost under the title Paradys Verlooren (Haarlem, 1728), and John Gale Aanmerkingen op den Kinderdoop (Leiden, 1741); a theological study on the Apostles' Creed, entitled De Historie van het Symbolum oft Geloofsformulier der Apostelen (Haarlem, 1707, repr. Utrecht, 1711); and Oorzaken van't Verval der Christelyke Godvruchtigheid (Haarlem, 1717). Being unmarried he willed a considerable part of his property to the Haarlem congregation, which is still administered as the Jacobus-van-Zanten-fonds.

[edit] Bibliography

Cate, Steven Blaupot ten. Geschiedenis der Doopsgezinden in Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht en Gelderland, 2 vols. Amsterdam: P.N. van Kampen, 1847: II, 30 f., 136.

Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1897): 166 f.

Molhuysen, P. C. and P. J. Blok. Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek. Leiden, 1911-1937: V, 1169.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Zanten, Jacobus van (d. ca. 1740)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 28 Dec 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Zanten,_Jacobus_van_(d._ca._1740)&oldid=111654.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Zanten, Jacobus van (d. ca. 1740). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 28 December 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Zanten,_Jacobus_van_(d._ca._1740)&oldid=111654.




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