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Reublin, Wilhelm
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(Röubli; c. 1484, Rottenburg am Neckar – 1559 or later). From 1525 to 1531, Reublin was a leading figure among the Anabaptists in southwest Germany, Switzerland, and Moravia; he influenced B. Hubmaier and M. Sattler. He studied at Freiburg im Breisgau and Tübingen, earned a master’s degree, and in 1521 was appointed parish priest of Sankt Alban’s in Basel. On account of his inflammatory preaching of the Reformation, he was expelled in 1522 and went to Witikon (Canton Zürich), where he married Adelheid Leemann of Z…

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Jung, Martin H., “Reublin, Wilhelm”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 12 November 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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