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John Huss
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    (circa 1372-July 6, 1415)
    Born in Husinec, Bohemia, Czech Republic
    Czech priest, philosopher, and reformer
    Burned at the stake for heresy
    His name is spelled differently depending on where you look him up, it could be either John Huss or Jan Hus.
    His execution day is a national holiday in the Czech Republic.
    He issued a crusade against the King of Naples.
    He teachings were influential on Martin Luther.
    He proclaimed that bishops and the Pope had no right to ‘raise the sword in the name of the church.’
    He sought to rid the Catholic church of corruption and ethical abuses.
    Pope John Paul II expressed regret over Huss’ execution.

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