After Reading more about CONRAD being myself a Baptist with Evangelical leanings and finding in Conrad Grebel and just a few others such as among the Moravian Huss. and Balthasaar Hubmaier. most especially a connection within the context of the things i believe from my studies of the scriptuers..i have a most assured Cited by: 1. A radical among radicals, Conrad Grebel’s vision for the church is a familiar one to most evangelicals today. But at the time it made him an exile, not just from Roman Catholicism, but even among the Reformers. Grebel was born in to a prominent family in Zurich. © The Conrad Grebel Collection, LLC All Rights Reserved. Conrad Grebel, Son of Zurich book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(4).
Konrad Grebel, (born c. , Zürich—died , Maienfeld, Switz.), chief founder of the Swiss Brethren, an Anabaptist movement centred on Zürich.. His humanist education at Basel, Vienna, and Paris led him gradually to oppose the conservative Swiss Reformer Huldrych Zwingli, whom he had earlier slowness of reform and Grebel’s increasing impatience to create . Early life. Conrad Grebel was born, probably in Grüningen in the Canton of Zurich, about to Junker Jakob and Dorothea (Fries) Grebel, the second of six spent his early life in Grüningen, and then came to Zurich with his family around He spent several years abroad in study, worked as a proofreader in Basel, married in , and became a Christian minister . © Conrad Grebel All rights reserved. The Life of Conrad Grebel is a book in the Cross Bearer series authored by Andrew V. St Marie and Mike Atnip. This book discusses the life of Conrad Grebel within the context of the Swiss Reformation. The periods of Grebel’s life are divided into: (1) his Pre-Reformation life, (2) his Pre-Anabaptist Reformation life, and (3) his Anabaptist life.
Conrad Grebel's significance for the Christian Church lies in the continuing Swiss Brethren movement (Evangelical Anabaptism) of which he was the founder. Though he died a few months after the open break with the Zwinglian Reformation, his movement survived to become a major player in Christendom.5/5(1). Coordinates. Conrad Grebel University College is a university college affiliated with the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario, college is owned by Mennonite Church Eastern Canada and named for early Anabaptist leader Conrad mission statement reads: "The mission of Conrad Grebel University College is to seek wisdom, nurture faith, and pursue Campus: Urban/Suburban. Buy Conrad Grebel, son of Zurich. by John L. Ruth online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Conrad Grebel: Son of Zurich (Biography) by John L. Ruth (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).