Ingolstadt church

Cathedral in Ingolstadt where Johann Eck and Balthasar Hübmaier preached.

Johann Eck

Movement Catholic Reformation
Born Eck, 1486
Died Ingolstadt, 1543
Significance Eck was a professor at Ingolstadt and a leading opponent of the reformation. He was a prolific author and wrote against Luther, Melanchthon, Zwingli and others. He was the Catholic representative at the Leipzig Debate and at the Diet of Augsburg.
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Luther on Philosophy and Johann Eck
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