Dissolution of the monasteries in Berne

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Historical Context Note

As the Swiss Reformation proceeds, Berne follows the lead of Protestant reformer Ulrich Zwingli in Zurich, and orders the dissolution of its monasteries.
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Editors. "Dissolution of the monasteries in Berne". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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