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date: 24 September 2020

Farel, Guillaume (1489–1565), Reformer of French Switzerland. 

The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
F. L. CrossF. L. Cross, E. A. LivingstoneE. A. Livingstone

While studying in Paris (c. 1509–17), he came under the influence of J. *Faber (Stapulensis). He adopted Protestantism in the early 1520s and became involved with a group of scholars and theologians of Protestant sympathies (incl. Faber) who were active in Meaux under the leadership of its Bishop, Guillaume Briçonnet. After the group's dispersal, in ... ...

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