Calvinists force the Elector of Trier to leave his Archbishopric

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Historical Context Note

John von der Leyen, Archbishop and Elector of Trier, is driven from his see by Calvinists attempting to establish a Reformed Church in the city.
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Editors. "Calvinists force the Elector of Trier to leave his Archbishopric". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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