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Praetorius, Abdias

(Gottschalk Schulze; 1524–73). B. Salzwedel, Ger.; educ. Frankfurt an der Oder and Wittenberg; pupil of P. Melanchthon*; taught at Salzwedel 1544, Magdeburg 1553; taught Heb. at Frankfurt an der Oder 1558–63; engaged in controversy with A. Musculus* on the necessity of good works; joined the philos. faculty at Wittenberg 1563. Works include Loci. See also Altenburg Colloguy.

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