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Hess, Johann

(Hesse; Hessus; 1490–1547). Reformer of Silesia; b. Nürnberg, Ger.; educ. Leipzig and Wittenberg; friend of M. Luther* and P. Melanchthon*; pastor Breslau 1523; founded All Saints Hosp., Breslau, 1526; hymnist. See also Moiban(us), Ambrosius.

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