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Theiner, Johann Anton

(1799–1860). Brother of A. Theiner*; RC theol.; b. Breslau, Prussia; prof. exegesis and canon law Breslau 1824; opposed celibacy. Works include Die Einführung der erzwungenen Ehelosigkeit bei den christlichen Geistlichen und ihre Folgen (2d ed. 1845 with A. Theiner).

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