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Heerbrand, Jakob

(1521–1600). B. Giengen, Ger.; educ. Tübingen and Wittenberg; deacon Tübingen 1543; deposed 1548 for opposing Interim*; pastor Herrenberg 1550; signed Confessio Virtembergica (see Lutheran Confessions, A 5) 1551; one of Christoph* of Württemberg's delegates to Council of Trent 1552; helped reform Baden 1556; prof. Tübingen 1557; resigned 1599. Works include Compendium theologiae methodi quaestionibus tractatum.

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