Christian Cyclopedia

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Postel, Guillaume

(1510–81). Humanist; mystic; b. near Barenton, Fr.; studied oriental languages; sought union of all religions in a universal ch. based on a Christian-catholic world mission; Jesuit 1544, expelled 1546; rejected by Prots. and RCs Works include De orbis terrae concordia.

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