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Weigel, Valentin

(1533–88). Mystic; b. Naundorf, near Grossenhain, near Dresden, Ger.; educ. Leipzig and Wittenberg; pastor Zschopau 1567; subscribed FC. Writings published after his death reveal theosophic, pantheistic tendencies; influenced by Neoplatonism,* Erasmus,* Paracelsus*; influenced J. Böhme,* G. W. v. Leibniz,* et al.; followers called Weigelians.

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