- Johann. Tetzel, Johann.
- Jo·hann [yoh-hahn] /ˈyoʊ hɑn/, 1465?–1519, German monk: antagonist of Martin Luther.
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However, he begged her not to tell Tezel what advice he had given her.
We see that Luther was not the only person whom Tezel attacked.
The partisans of the pope were quiet; and Tezel was unfit for service.
Tezel spent the remainder of his life, 20 years, in exploiting the copper of that section.The History of Cuba, vol. 5
Willis Fletcher Johnson
"I can pardon all sins," said the Italian monk, the Tezel of Switzerland.
- a variant spelling of (Johann) Tetzel
- Johann (joˈhan). ?1465–1519, German Dominican monk. His preaching on papal indulgences provoked Luther's 95 theses at Wittenberg (1517)