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Scioppius, Gaspar

(Gasparus; Gaspar Sciopus; Kaspar [or Caspar] Schoppe; Schoppius; pseudonym Christoph von Ungersdorf[f], or Ungerssdorff; 1576–1649). B. Neumarkt, Upper Palatinate; educ. Heidelberg, Altdorf, Ingolstadt; RC 1598; worked in curia (see Curia, 2); conflict with Jesuits led to his retirement. Works include Commentatio de arte critica; Pro auctoritate ecclesiae; De variis fidei controversiis.

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