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Cureus, Joachim

(Scheer; 1532–73). B. Silesia; educ. Wittenberg, Padua, and Bologna; close friend of P. Melanchthon* and K. Peucer*; physician in Glogau; strongly inclined to Ref. position on Lord's Supper; his Exegesis perspicua et ferme integra de Sacra Coena, pub. 1574, caused August,* Elector of Saxony, to take action against Crypto-Calvinists; other works include a hist. of Silesia.

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