John à Lasco (1499-1560)

John à Lasco

John à Lasco (1499-1560)

A brief bio of John à Lasco, an early Reformer in the Protestant Reformation John à Lasco had a similar beginning as some of the other Reformers. He was a Catholic priest who was influenced by Erasmus, and then by Ulrich Zwingli. Around 1538 he was converted to the Protestant gospel, and by 1543, he was the leader of the Protestant Churches in Emden, Germany. When, due to political alliances,… Read More »John à Lasco (1499-1560)