Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Adam Neuser
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Little is known about Adam Neuser’s early life. In 1560, he became Protestant pastor at the Peterskirche in Heidelberg. When the Elector Frederick III introduced strict church discipline into the Palatinate according to the example of Geneva, Neuser protested and in 1569 he was removed from his post. Along with Johannes Sylvanus and several others, he adopted more radic…

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Mulsow, Martin, “Adam Neuser”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 13 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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