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Jud, Leo

(Judae; Keller; 1482–1542). “Meister Leu.” B. Gemar, Alsace; educ. Basel, Switz., and Freiburg im Breisgau, Ger.; pastor Alsace and Switz.; assoc. with H. Zwingli* and J. H. Bullinger.* Helped formulate the First Helvetic Confession (see Reformed Confessions, A 6) and made its official Ger. tr.; helped make the (Ger.) Zurich Bible tr.; tr. OT books into Lat.; other works include a Lat. and 2 Ger. catechisms.

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