posted Apr 20, 2010, 11:10 AM by Professor Katz   [ updated Apr 25, 2010, 12:57 AM ]

For sixteen months in 1534-1535, the Anabaptists ruled Münster, under the leadership of Jan of Leiden (1510-1536):  

The end of the 'Kingdom of the Saints' in Münster did not spell the end of the Anabaptists, however, and even in the middle of the sixteenth century, they were still here, there, and everywhere: