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  • 2 5, 1 555), which left princes a free choice between the rival confessions, with the right to impose either on their subjects; but much bitter internal strife was kept up by Protestants on the theoretical question of adiaphora; to appease this was one object of the Formula Concordiae, 1577.
  • The tumult of the people I will not encourage: but God alone can appease it."
  • The accounts of its institution, which differ in detail, agree that it was intended to appease the wrath of the goddess at the killing of a bear.
 
 

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