Tag: Reformed

Menno Simmons: The “Stupid Priest”

It’s back! The church history minute! I can hear the groans and crickets now. Who was he? Menno Simmons (Minne Simens) was an Anabaptist Reformer after having left the Roman Catholic Priesthood about twenty years after the beginning of the Reformation. Previously the Melchoirites and MĂĽnsterites were anabaptist groups, though they tended to readily accept…