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Zwingli

Ulrich or Huldreich . 1484--1531, Swiss leader of the Reformation, based in Zurich. He denied the Eucharistic presence, holding that the Communion was merely a commemoration of Christ's death
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36) In yet another example, George Joye's accompanying preface to his translation of Zwingli's The Reckoning and Declaration of the Faith and Belief of Ulrich Zwingli (1543) argues that the book can properly instruct members of the laity in scriptural doctrine.
Gaismair took off for Zurich, Switzerland, where he found an ally in Ulrich Zwingli.
Second, this vision is fundamentally the same as that held by those well-known architects of the Christian city, Ulrich Zwingli (Zurich), Martin Bucer (Strasbourg), and John Calvin (Geneva).
His struggle with the Habsburgs led to into an alliance with Ulrich Zwingli and produced two works that mark Gaismair as one of the most gifted political and military thinkers of the sixteenth century.
Not so: even earlier they were speaking German, in Zurich under Ulrich Zwingli, not to mention Strassburg (as Strasbourg was then) under Martin Bucer.
Both men retained a belief in Christ's Real Presence in the Eucharist, however, and this belief set them apart from the radical reformers, such as the Swiss theologian Ulrich Zwingli, who taught that the Eucharist is a memorial rather than a grace-communicating sacrament administered by the Roman, or any other, Church.
Ulrich Zwingli (1484-1531), Selected Works (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1972), 132.
Others such as Ulrich Zwingli or John Calvin are the ones who came up with that nomenclature.
First, the decision by leading reformers in south Germany to seek a politically necessary theological compromise with Lutheran colleagues left many adherents of the spiritual interpretation of the eucharist (first promulgated by Ulrich Zwingli in Zurich) feeling betrayed, and receptive to a Schwenkfeldian alternative.