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Gropper, Johann

(1503–59). B. Soest, Westphalia, Ger.; studied law and theol. at Cologne; wrote Enchiridion Christianae institutionis, regarded by some RC theologians and cardinals as a suitable basis for reconciliation with Prots., but later placed on Index* of Prohibited Books; carried out Interim* at Soest and Bonn; active at Council of Trent* 1551–52. See also Regensburg Book; Regensburg Conference.

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