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 Ieremias propheta
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Ieremias propheta

‘Interpretation of the prophet Jeremiah’

Huldrych Zwingli

Date: Possibly 1528/29

Original Language: German


In Zwingli’s exegesis of the Prophet Jeremiah, preserved in a transcript of 124 folios made by a member of his audience, can be found the clearest expression of his conviction that the Turks are to be understood as a punishment from God (Zwinglis sämtliche Werke, xvi, pp. 190-91).

Jeremiah 27:12 gives him cause to consider why God allows Christians to f…

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Moser, Christian, “ Ieremias propheta”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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