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  • Purgatory; it was not, however, printed until after his death (Leipzig, 1606).
  • They taught the Apostles' Creed, rejected Purgatory, the worship of saints and the authority of the Catholic Church, practised infant baptism and confirmation, held a view on the Sacrament similar to that of Zwingli, and, differing somewhat from Luther in their doctrine of justification by faith, declared that true faith was "to know God, to love Him, to do His commandments, and to submit to His will."
  • Others of his works (all in French) were his treatise on purgatory (1534), on the Lord's Prayer (1543), on the Supper (1555).
  • As, Why does not the pope empty purgatory forthwith for charity's sake, instead of cautiously for money ?
  • He denied the existence of purgatory, and rejected those practices of the Church which Luther had already set aside.
 

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