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Mörlin, Joachim

(1514–71). Older brother of M. Mörlin*; b. Wittenberg, Ger.; educ. Wittenberg; deacon Wittenberg and M. Luther's* chaplain 1539; supt. Arnstadt 1540–43; deposed 1543/44; supt. Göttingen 1544–50; opposed Interim*; dismissed; pastor and inspector Königsberg 1550–53; involved in Osiandrian* controversy; resigned; supt. Brunswick 1553/54–1567; bp. Samland at Königsberg 1567. See also Chemnitz, Martin.

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