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 Records of the Church Council of the Reformed Church in Batavia
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The Church Council of the (Dutch) Reformed Church in Batavia

Date: 1620 - c. 1796

Original Language: Dutch

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The presence and influence of Islam on the VOC during its first century in Batavia was probably insignificant. Batavia was a highly cosmopolitan new town with a population of people from all over the Indonesian archipelago as well as from Asia and Europe.

Communication between the VOC government and the Church Council in Batavia with regard to Muslims suggests that th…

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Soleiman, Yusak, “ Records of the Church Council of the Reformed Church in Batavia”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28175>



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