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(Family of Love). Founded by Hendrik Niclaes*; he taught that the world had seen 2 dispensations (of Law and of faith) and regarded himself as the prophet of the 3d (love); Familists lived in the 3d dispensation and were antinomian; main field of activity was in Britain.

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