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Aurifaber, Johann

(1517–68). B. and d. Breslau. Brother of Andreas. Educ. Wittenberg; friend of Melanchthon. Rector Breslau; prof. Rostock; chief author of Mecklenburg ch. order 1551–52; prof. Königsberg 1554; helped draw up Prussian ch. order; tried to mediate Osiandrian controversy; pastor and school inspector Breslau 1567.

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