Complete Works of Menno Simon Volume 2

by Menno Simons

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Menno Simons' prominence as a leader of the Anabaptist movement came somewhat as a result of his prolificacy. Being one of the few Radical Reformers who did not face an early martyr's death, he had much more time to write and develop his ideas. His complete works include his magnum opus The Foundation of Christian Doctrine, essays, devotionals, letters, and tracts. Even a brief skim of his work can lead to much greater appreciation and understanding of both early Anabaptism and the contemporary Mennonite tradition.

Kathleen O'Bannon
CCEL Staff
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Menno Simons
Source: Wikipedia
Source: Wikipedia
Born: 1496, Witmarsum, Friesland
Died: January 31, 1561, Holstein
Related topics: Anabaptists, Early works, Fiction, History, Menno Simons,--1496-1561
Basic information: Menno Simons (1496 – 31 January 1561) was an Anabaptist religious leader from the Friesland region of the Low Countries. Simons was a contemporary of the Protestant Reformers and his followers became known as Mennonites. "Menno Simons" is a dutchification; his actual, Frisian name was Minne Simens .
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