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INDEX

adiaphora, 61, 64, 120


Adiaphorists, 62, 64, 67, 69, 76, 81, 90, 94
Advent, 4, 17, 41, 53, 114, 129, 133, 153
Agricola, Johann, 39, 81
Alberus, Erasmus, 72
Albrecht, Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach, 93
Aldenberger, Johann, 124, 125
Alexander, Dorothy, 2
Amman, Jost, 15
Anabaptists, 90, 99, 110, 128, 132, 133, 135
Andreae, Jacob, 12, 37, 83, 84, 86, 87, 88,
89, 105, 108, 112, 113, 114, 115, 120,
121, 122, 12738, 148, 160, 161
Christian, Necessary and Faithful
Reminder, 1304
criticism of astrology, 1301, 1367
efforts for the Concord, 87, 88, 89
Four Christian Sermons, 12930
on epicurean living, 128, 132, 133, 134,
136, 138
on original sin, 135
pastoral concern of, 1278, 135, 138
Weimar Sermon, 1347
Andreae, Johann Valentin, 148
angel, 1, 26, 27, 69, 76, 140, 149, 1512,
153, 158, 161
angel of light, 34, 90
in the Revelation, 63, 64
Antichrist, 5, 33, 40, 44, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63,
64, 67, 68, 75, 81, 135, 144, 147, 159
Antwerp, 33, 68
Apocalyptic prophecy in the Scripture
in Luke 21, 3, 40, 41, 42, 43, 53, 65, 77,
80, 86, 101, 114, 128, 129, 130, 133
consolation in Luke 21, 53

in Joel 2, 44
in Malachi 4, 42
in Matthew 24, 3, 20, 40, 134
in 2 Peter 3, 24, 44, 53
apparition
of fighting armies, 19, 24, 25, 31, 39, 42,
43, 44, 79, 92, 93, 97, 155
of a funeral procession, 256, 74
of a hand holding a sword, 26, 94
of a man with a sword, 26, 65, 69, 71, 78
of a rod seen in the sky, 1, 19, 256, 43,
51, 97, 111, 155
of a sword, 25, 27, 42, 56, 73, 97, 152
Arcimboldo, Giuseppe, 85
Aristotle, 20
Arndt, Johann, 125, 140, 1446
Postil, 145146
True Christianity, 139, 145
Aschersleben, 86, 120
astrologer, 14, 16, 17, 20, 32, 79, 137, 152
astrology, 5, 6, 389, 40, 41, 77, 79, 85, 90,
91, 101, 103, 127, 128, 129, 130, 133,
134, 136, 137, 161
Augsburg, 14, 19, 25, 29, 33
Augsburg Confession, 62, 119, 135
August, Elector of Saxony, 76, 88, 89, 134,
136
Autumnus, Georg, 120

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Bapst, Michael, 38, 46, 50
Barnes, Robin Bruce, 57, 78, 83, 146, 156,
157, 163
Bartel, Vogt, 98
battles of animals, 97, 111
Baumgarten, Johann, 234
Bavaria, 98, 131, 141
Bayle, Pierre, 157

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Behringer, Wolfgang, 28, 29


127, 128, 129, 134, 136, 137, 138, 139,
Berka, 111
140, 142, 143, 147, 148, 150, 153, 154,
Berlin, 18, 22, 38, 46, 151
155, 157, 158
Bitterfeld, 26, 152, 154
in 1577, 5, 16, 20, 31, 32, 33, 45, 50, 54,
Bhme, Jakob, 5, 157
56, 105, 108, 109, 110, 115, 127, 128,
Brahe, Tycho, 6
129, 134, 142
Bramer, David, 149
in 1580, 14, 20, 21, 45, 51, 115, 153
Braun, Hartmann, 1434, 154
in 1618, 12, 125, 140, 1535, 158,
Braunschweig case, 689
1612, 163
analysis of the apparition, 707
Concord, 86, 87, 89, 105, 112, 113, 114,
Goltwurms view, 72
116, 120, 121, 122, 127, 128, 160, 162
Melanchthons view, 39, 778
Bergen Book, 89
Brzdil, Rudolf, 28, 101
Book of Concord, 153, 158, 162
broadsheets (also Einblattdruck), 1, 2, 8, 11,
Concordisten, 115
14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 25, 26, 31,
Formula of Concord, 7, 12, 37, 82, 83,
32, 35, 39, 47, 51, 54, 69, 71, 74, 75,
84, 86, 89, 105, 121, 124, 134, 159,
116, 118, 142, 153, 155, 156, 157
160, 162
price of, 14
Swabian-Saxon Concord, 89
Bruckhart, Aaron, 125
Torgau Book, 89
Bruegel the Elder, Pieter, 28
confessionalization, 10, 12, 158, 162, 163
Bugenhagen, Johannes, 42, 86
conflicts, between clergy and parishioners,
Busspredigten, 4, 48, 50, 54, 93
557
consolation,
in Wunderzeichen, 523
Caesarius von Heisterbach, 27
consolation literature, 129, 140, 1501
Caesius, Georg, 16, 17, 20, 21, 29, 30, 125
Cranach the Elder, Lucas, 27, 76
Comet Chronicle, 16, 20, 56
Crawford, Julie, 8
Calendar Conflict, 33, 153
Creat, Johann, 33
Calvin, Jean, 91, 99
Cuno, Johann, 24, 50, 53
Calvinism and Calvinists, 5, 7, 8, 32, 345,

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86, 89, 90, 94, 99, 100, 102, 124, 125,
128, 139, 140, 141, 154, 158, 160, 162
anti-Calvinist riot, 124
crypto-Calvinism, 34, 89, 120, 121
Second Reformation, 124
Carion, Johann, 70, 71
Celichius, Andreas, 38, 50, 125
Celle, 68, 145
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 11, 22, 25,
59, 62, 63, 70, 71, 74, 75, 78, 79, 81
Chemnitz, Martin, 37, 39, 43, 89, 127
Christian I, Elector of Saxony, 34, 124
Christian III, King of Denmark, 79
Christman, Robert, 83, 107
Chytraeus, David, 37, 89, 127
Coler, Jacob, 18, 38, 46, 151
comet, 1, 5, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21,
29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43,
45, 46, 50, 51, 52, 54, 56, 83, 84, 91, 93,
97, 105, 108, 109, 110, 115, 116, 125,

Deuteronomy, 131, 136


devil, 5, 6, 16, 27, 29, 34, 35, 40, 49, 64, 90,
93, 94, 96, 100, 106, 113, 116, 118,
133, 135, 136, 137, 143
Dietrich, Conrad, 1534, 155
Dingel, Irene, 83, 84
Dixon, C. Scott, 3
Donauwrth, 141
dragon, 18, 47, 1434
earthquakes, 16, 21, 56, 97, 99, 109, 143
Eber, Paul, 37, 49, 52, 567, 160
Eckelsheim, 54
eclipses, 1, 14, 15, 19, 20, 33, 39, 41, 42, 43,
49, 56, 78, 79, 91, 95, 97, 109, 128,
1301, 137, 143, 145, 146, 148
Edward VI, King of England, 79

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Eisleben, 37, 45, 46, 59, 86, 87, 92, 94, 96,
98, 101, 102, 103, 107, 108, 112, 114,
123, 124
Erasmus, 18, 118
Erben, Nicholas, 38, 49
Erfurt, 22, 31, 8, 51, 56, 154, 155
Faber, Basilius, 37, 44
Fagius, Caspar, 31
Faithful Eckhart, 58
false teachers (also false prophets, false
preachers), 7, 9, 11, 12, 32, 34, 58, 85,
86, 87, 92, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100,
101, 102, 103, 108, 112, 114, 115, 117,
120, 123, 125, 128, 134, 135, 138, 160,
161, 162, 163
Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor, 70
Ferdinand II, Archduke/Holy Roman
Emperor, 141
Fewerzeichen (also Chasma and Chasmata),
1, 19, 234, 28, 30, 32, 34, 35, 43, 44,
45, 46, 48, 50, 52, 53, 54, 83, 91, 93,
116, 142, 143, 159
on the Holy Innocents Day, 23, 44, 45,
91
see also Northern Lights
Fincel, Hiob, 3, 8, 17, 24, 25, 26, 31, 40, 45,
73, 76, 80, 99, 100, 111, 118, 119, 149
Wunderzeichen, 1, 16, 46, 111
Fischart, Johann, 14
Flacius Illyricus, Matthias, 11, 37, 59, 60,
6382, 84, 86, 88, 89, 106, 107, 114,
121, 135, 136, 160
anti-Interim literature of, 6365
Flacian Controversy over original sin, 83,
86, 88, 105, 106, 107
Sign in the Sky Recently Seen near Braunschweig, 6570
floods, 11, 13, 16, 29, 85, 93, 98, 99, 101,
116, 124, 160
Noahs Flood, 94, 98
Flugschrift, 2, 14, 15, 16, 18
Forchheim, 27
France, 14, 28, 32, 99, 110, 115, 141, 144, 153
Frank, Sebastian, 118
Frankfurt an der Oder, 23, 37, 45, 49
Friedrich V, Elector Palatine, 154
Fritz, Samuel, 155

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Gasparus, Achilles, 118


Gaubisch, Urban, 92
Gebesee, 156
Gedike, Simon, 37, 43
Gernhard, Bartholomaeus, 20, 46, 47
Gnesio-Lutherans, 6, 62, 63, 64, 74, 75, 77,
83, 84, 87, 95, 106, 108, 114
Gog and/or Magog, 30, 31, 35, 45, 49, 78,
95, 99, 101
Glitz, Johann, 47
Goltwurm, Caspar, 3, 16, 20, 40, 72, 73, 118
Wonder Work, 16, 72, 73
Gotha Rebellion, 87, 103
Gross, Henning, 123, 124
Gustav Adolph, King of Sweden, 157
Haemig, Mary Jane, 129
halo phenomena (also Nebensonnen, mock
sun), 1, 19, 213, 35, 68, 159
Harms, Wolfgang, 2
Hatto, Bishop of Mainz, 84
hearsay, 18
Hebenstreit, Johann, 17, 22, 30, 91
Heberle, Hans, 155, 156
Heerbrand, Jacob, 4, 5, 37, 45, 50
Heinrich the Younger, Duke of Braunschweig-Wolfenbttel, 71
Hellmann, Gustav, 1
Helmstedt, 127
Henisch, Georg, 14
Henri II, King of France, 22
Henri IV, King of France, 141
Hering, Stephen, 1423, 154
Herodotus, 118
Herold, Johann, 16
Hesshus, Tileman, 120
Hilten, Johann, 77, 78, 99
Hoffmann-Randall, Christina, 2
Holzhausen, 73, 74, 75, 78
Hnig, Bartholomaeus, 123
Horn, 88, 89
Hunnius, Adigius, 43

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illustration, 2, 14, 15, 22, 49, 54, 65, 71, 148


ingratitude to God, 489, 55, 57, 64, 67, 71,
94, 133, 139

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Interim, 5, 11, 22, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65,
67, 69, 70, 72, 73, 75, 77, 78, 80, 81, 83,
91, 95, 97, 106, 107, 111, 120, 160
Augsburg Interim, 59, 60, 61, 67, 71, 74,
81, 153, 155
Leipzig Interim, 59, 61, 67, 106, 120
Irenaeus, Christoph, 7, 9, 11, 12, 17, 37, 39,
45, 47, 82, 83125, 127, 128, 129, 130,
136, 137, 139, 145, 146, 160, 161, 162,
163
Apostasy, 1078
Apostles Creed, 8992
character of, 1023
criticism of astrology, 39
Exposition on Luke 21, 11415
Image and Mirror of Mankind, 11516
interest in the New World, 117
life of, 869
Mirror of Water, 96101
Monsters, 11622
past studies on, 835
Print of a Dreadful Sign of Wrath, 926
Prognosticon from Gods Word, 10814
Warning and Causes, 87
Itzenberg, Thomas, 88
Ivan IV, Tsar of Russia, 30

Kabbalah, 6
Karant-Nunn, Susan, 55
Kaschke, 154
Kaufmann, Thomas, 62, 74
Kempff, Pancratz, 65, 69, 75
Kepler, Johannes, 4, 5, 37, 54
Kolb, Robert, 61, 83, 108, 127, 128, 135
Krentzheim, Leonhard, 77, 78
Last Judgement (also Judgement Day,
Second Coming), 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 16,
20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 27, 29, 30, 35, 405,
47, 48, 52, 53, 58, 63, 64, 67, 68, 69, 77,
92, 93, 95, 98, 100, 109, 112, 113, 114,
115, 121, 122, 123, 124, 128, 130, 132,
133, 134, 135, 136, 142, 143, 146, 147,
148, 149, 151, 150, 159, 161, 163
consolation in, 53
Law, 9, 10, 11, 38, 48, 51, 52, 54, 57, 58, 67,
93, 96, 97, 110, 116, 149, 151, 159
Gesetzpredigt, 11, 38, 47, 51, 52, 53, 54,
57, 96, 102, 159
Law and Gospel, 9, 51, 52, 57, 67
Leigh, William, 8
Leipzig, 28, 31, 37, 69, 123, 124
Leonberg, 54
Leppin, Volker, 84
Leuchter, Henrich, 142
Licht, Georg, 23, 25, 32
Little Ice Age, 13, 28, 29, 42
Lotter, Michael, 69
Lbeck, 13, 69
Ludwig II, King of Hungary, 31
Lneburg, 119, 120, 122, 123
Luther, Martin, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 22, 33, 37, 38,
42, 44, 45, 49, 51, 53, 59, 60, 61, 62,
65, 71, 73, 75, 78, 84, 87, 91, 94, 97, 98,
106, 107, 108, 109, 111, 113, 118, 120,
135, 153, 155, 159, 162
as the Third Elijah, 75, 95
attitude towards wondrous signs, 9
on astrology, 90
on celestial Wunderzeichen, 412
on original sin, 107
prophetic remarks of, 45, 49, 945, 99,
102, 117
Lyscothenes, Conrad, 3, 17, 118
Wonder Work, 16

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James I, King of England, 8
Janeck, Axel, 2
Jansen, Sharon L., 70
Jena, 16, 26, 37, 73, 74, 76, 87, 88, 106, 111,
114, 121
Jerusalem, 21, 42, 50, 56, 63, 93, 94, 96, 97,
110, 111, 134, 142
Jesuits, 125, 143, 153, 154
Jews, 56, 57, 67, 68, 94, 100, 134, 137
Joachim III Friedrich of Brandenburg, 88
Johann Friedrich, Elector of Saxony, 42, 59,
65, 81, 82, 91, 93
celestial vision of, 26, 60, 68, 70, 737
Johann Friedrich II, Duke of Saxony, 76,
86, 87
Johann Sigismund, Margrave of Brandenburg, 1401
Johann Wilhelm, Duke of Saxony, 87, 102
Julius Caesar, 97, 146
Julius, Duke of Braunschweig-Wolfenbttel,
127

Index
Maestlin, Michael, 5
Magdeburg, 22, 23, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68,
69, 70, 72, 75, 76, 80, 81, 86, 88, 112,
125
Major, Georg, 37, 61, 89, 120
Mansfeld, 13, 18, 23, 26, 28, 29, 30, 37, 46,
83, 88, 105, 106, 107, 108, 112, 114,
121
Mary I, Queen of England, 18
Marian persecution of Protestants, 22
Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor, 141
Maximilian, Duke of Bavaria, 141
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, 70
Meder, David, 152
Medler, Nicholas, 11, 37, 65, 66, 68, 69, 73,
77
Melanchthon, Philip, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 15, 19, 22,
37, 38, 47, 51, 58, 60, 65, 70, 71, 74, 82,
86, 118, 119
attack against, 62, 63, 65, 78, 80, 82, 120,
122
broadsheet of, 14
character of, 61, 79
formulation of the Leipzig Interim,
601
interest in astrology and celestial phenomena, 3840, 7880
Mencel, Hieronymus, 37, 42, 43, 92, 107,
120, 121
Merlin, 84
Metchel, Johannes, 28
Methuen, Charlotte, 4
Miller, Gregory, 31
Mirus, Martin, 43
Monk-Calf, 7, 60
Monner, Basilius, 746, 82
Monster of Ravenna, 118
monsters, 9, 65, 105, 115, 116, 117, 118,
119, 120, 121, 123, 143, 144, 160
with double-tongue (also Zweyzngige),
11922, 123
monstrous births (also misbirths), 1, 79,
11, 12, 16, 83, 84, 85, 97, 105, 111,
115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 123
moon, 1, 19, 22, 23, 31, 40, 41, 42, 43, 51,
65, 68, 73, 78, 91, 95, 97, 109, 132,
133, 143, 145, 146

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Moritz, Duke/Elector of Saxony, 24, 59, 60,


61, 62, 63, 93
Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse, 141
Moryson, Fynes, 140
Mller, Samuel, 32
Mlmann, Johann, 150
Muscovites, 26, 30, 31, 32, 35, 45, 48, 49, 50,
94, 95, 98, 101, 102, 112
Livonian War, 30
Musculus, Andreas, 6, 37, 44, 45, 47, 49, 57,
89, 102, 127
Nas, Johann, 8
Netherlands, 28, 32, 33, 68, 81, 82, 98, 99,
110, 115, 131, 141, 153
Nineveh, 132
Northern Lights (also aurora), 1, 19, 23,
245, 46
see also Fewerzeichen
Northius, Andreas, 125
Notre Dame, Michel de (Nostradamus), 14
nova, 1, 19
in 1572, 20, 21, 33, 43, 44, 45, 110, 127,
148, 153
in 1604, 147, 148
Nuremberg, 2, 15, 22, 25, 88

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Olson, Oliver K., 61
Opitz, Hieronymus, 38, 456, 48, 54
Origen, 99
original sin, 9, 11, 12, 82, 84, 85, 86, 88, 89,
90, 91, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109,
111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 120, 121,
128, 135, 160
accidental nature of, 84, 106, 113, 135
Orphanus, Nicolas, 21, 23
Osiander, Andreas, 89, 121
Papal Ass, 7, 60, 65, 80
Pauli, Simon, 6, 334, 37, 42, 56, 118
Peace of Augsburg, 30, 34
Peace of Prague, 154
Peace of Westphalia, 158, 163
Peasants War, 22, 93, 119
Peristeri, Hieronymus, 120
Peristerus, Wolfgang, 223, 32, 44, 46, 52,
55
Petri, Andreas, 96

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Peucer, Caspar, 118, 125


Pfeffinger, Johann, 28, 37, 52, 53, 61, 150
Pfister, Christian, 28, 101
Philip, Landgrave of Hesse, 59, 71
Philippists, 6, 62, 64, 83, 87
Pied Piper of Hamelin, 84, 100
Pilich, Johann, 21
Placotomus, Johann, 77
plague (also pestilence, Pest), 17, 20, 21, 24,
26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 33, 35, 43, 48, 56,
87, 94, 95, 98, 103, 109, 110, 124, 131,
132, 153, 156
Plateanus, Irene, 86
Plateanus, Petrus, 86
Pletzlein, Wilhelm, 15
postil, 4, 10, 17, 25, 413, 114, 129, 130,
145, 146
Praetorius, Adelarius, 38, 512, 56, 57
Prettin, 73, 74
print culture, 163
Prognosticon (also Practica, Practick), 14, 17,
91, 109, 1312, 137
propaganda, 8, 11, 60, 62, 63, 65, 69, 70, 72,
75, 76, 80, 82, 118, 160
proto-pietism, 12, 139, 144, 146, 158, 161
Ptolemy, 78

Schenda, Rudolf, 84
Schlsselburg, Conrad, 25
Schmalkaldic League, 59
Schmalkaldic War, 5, 9, 22, 25, 60, 75, 80,
119, 121, 146
Schomer, Conrad, 43, 48
Schtz, Johann, 24, 26, 34, 38, 44, 152
Schtzen, Anna, 151
Schwrmer (also Schwermer, Schwermerey),
32, 83, 87, 88, 95, 99, 100, 112, 115
Schwegler, Michaela, 1, 19, 24
Schweidniz, 86, 88
Schweighardt, Theophilius, 148
Schwenckfeld, Caspar, 90
Scribner, Robert, 55
Scultetus, Bartholomeus, 131
Selnecker, Nicholas, 31, 56, 89, 127
Severus, Paul, 131, 148
Sicherheit, 489, 50, 54, 56, 57, 95, 130, 139,
150, 153
Sifard, Johann, 139, 150
Sigismund, Prince-Archbishop of Magdeburg, 112
snow, 28, 53, 123
Soergel, Philip, M., 3, 9, 10, 83, 845, 150
Spangenberg, Cyriakus, 28, 37, 44, 47, 83,
84, 87, 88, 107, 108, 118
Mansfeld Chronicle, 13, 23, 46, 101
Spangenberg, Johann, 43
Spanish Fury, 33
Spinks, Jennifer, 78
spring of blood, 1, 68, 80, 100, 109
St Bartholomews Day Massacre (also Parisian Wedding), 32, 33
Stolz, Johann, 91
storms (also thunderstorm, hailstorm), 11,
13, 16, 20, 21, 29, 30, 42, 53, 56, 85, 91,
93, 97, 98, 99, 101, 109, 111, 112, 116,
124, 125, 143, 148, 149, 160
storm in Eisleben, 98
Stssel, Johann, 99, 112
Strasbourg, 18, 25, 70, 74
Strauss, Gerald, 129
Strauss, Walter L., 2
Strigel, Viktorin, 86, 89, 99, 100, 106, 112
Studion, Simon, 148
Suevus, Sigismund, 16, 20, 21, 53, 54
Suleiman I, Ottoman Sultan, 31

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Quedlinburg, 37, 44

rainbows, 14, 15, 19, 21, 22, 26, 41, 42, 44,
45, 49, 148
Renner, Johannes, 30
Rese, Joachim, 154
Rittgers, Ronald K, 7
Rdinger, Christian, 65, 69
Rome, 19, 33, 65, 95, 111, 144
Rosicrucian, 139, 140, 1468, 157, 158
C. R. (Christoph Rosencreutz), 147
Confessio Fraternitatis, 1467
Fama Fraternitatis, 1467
Rost, Georg, 1245
Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor, 139, 141,
143
Saalfeld, 111, 149
Saccus, Siegfried, 43
Sacramentarians, 34, 99, 120, 135
Sarcerius, Erasmus, 37

Index
sun, 1, 13, 14, 15, 19, 21, 22, 23, 31, 32, 33,
40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 73, 74, 79, 80, 91,
93, 95, 97, 109, 11, 130, 131, 132, 133,
143, 145, 146, 148
Sybilla, Electress consort of Saxony, 100
Synergists, 7, 86, 90, 94, 99, 100, 102, 106,
112, 124, 125, 160
Tatars, 45, 49, 95, 98, 112
Taurer, Ambrosius, 34, 35, 38, 40, 50
Theibault, John, 153
Thirty Years War, 5, 12, 125, 139, 140, 142,
152, 153, 155, 157, 158, 161, 162, 163
timeframe, of apocalyptic era, 445
Torgau, 79
Trotzdorf, Valentin, 86
Tbingen, 4, 37, 70, 87, 121, 127, 134
Turks, 24, 26, 302, 34, 35, 49, 50, 67, 71,
77, 78, 93, 94, 95, 98, 111, 112, 117,
131, 132, 133, 143, 144, 146
Long Turkish War, 143
siege of Vienna, 24, 31, 32, 94, 98, 146

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Weigel, Valentin, 125


Weimar, 11, 37, 46, 80, 86, 87, 88, 91, 99,
100, 102, 103, 106, 111, 112, 114, 128,
134, 137, 161
Weller, Hieronymus, 38
Wengert, Timothy J., 61
Wetterpredigten, 149, 150, 152,
Wigand, Johann, 37, 42, 51, 88, 120
Wipperman, Antonius, 120, 123
Wirsing, Thomas, 47
witchcraft, 29
Wittenberg, 11, 14, 24, 34, 37, 38, 39, 40,
41, 42, 43, 49, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 74,
76, 77, 79, 81, 86, 119, 120, 160
Wittich, Johann, 18, 26
wolf, 28, 34, 83, 99, 112, 114
Wollinus, Joachim, 18
Worms, 115, 121
Wriedt, Markus, 79
Wunderbuch (also wonder book), 2, 3, 8, 9,
10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 35, 39, 40, 47,
71, 72, 80, 83, 84, 85, 86, 96, 102, 105,
115, 116, 120, 123, 125, 149
Wunderzeichen
as co-preacher, 11, 49, 57, 160
classification of celestial Wunderzeichen,
19
decline of Wunderzeichen discourses, 12,
1558
experiences of clergy, 457, 92
general categories, 1
limitations of Wunderzeichen message,
14952
media for Wunderzeichen news, 1419

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Ulm, 153, 155


Ursinus, Adam, 18, 21, 22

vapour of sin, 50
Victorius, Petrus, 38, 50
Virdung, Johann, 79
Vischer, Christoph, 43
Volrad, Count of Mansfeld, 88

Walsham, Alexander, 2, 10, 25


Walter, Georg, 37, 43
War of Religion (France), 22, 32, 141
Weber, Bruno, 2, 14

Zwingli, Huldrych, 99, 110

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