Contributed by Nathan Eyland on Feb 22, 2005
The role of conscience in interpretting Scripture.
Freedom of Conscience
On January 5th 1527 Felix Mantz, who was one of three of the initial leaders of the ‘Anabaptist’ movement in Switzerland during the reformation, was charged with re-baptising people. The Magistrate condemned him because in the Magistrate’s opinions Mantz’s doctrines were