Christian Cyclopedia

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Janow, Matthias von

(ca. 1350 [1355?]–1394). B. probably Prague or Brüx (Most), Boh. (now Czechoslovakia); son of knight Wenzel of Janow; educ. Prague and Paris; precursor of J. Hus*; emphasized apostolic Christianity, frequent Communion, universal priesthood of believers.

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