- A Protestant catechism formulated by a group of theologians, commissioned by Elector Palatine Freder ick III. It was published in Heidelberg, Germany, in 1563. Petrus Dathenustranslated this catechism into Dutch, and ever since, it has been the official creed of the Calvinist church in the Netherlands.
Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands. EdwART. 2012.
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