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Corvinus, Antonius

(Rabe; 1501–53). B. Warburg; d. Hanover. Expelled from cloister because of his Lutheranism 1523; preacher in Goslar 1528, Witzenhausen 1529; advanced Reformation in Northeim, Hildesheim, and Calenberg-Göttingen; opposed Augsburg Interim*; imprisoned 1549–52; works include sermons on the Gospels and Epistles.

C. L. Collmann, “Anton Corvinus Leben,” Das Leben der Altväter der lutherischen Kirche, IV, ed. M. Meurer et al. (Leipzig and Bresden, 1864), v–xvi, 1–61.

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