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Castellio, Sebastianus

(Sébastien Chatillon or Chateillon; 1515–63). B. Saint-Martin-du-Fresne; d. Basel. French Ref. theol.; won for Protestantism by Calvin*; rector Geneva school; religious differences separated him from Calvin; to Basel, where he became prof. Gk.; opposed burning of Servetus*; works include De haereticis and tr. of Bible into Lat. and Fr.

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