Antoine De Saint-Michel D'Avully

Réponse au gentilhomme savoisien ne se nommant pas, précédée de la Lettre d'un gentilhomme savoisien à laquelle Bèze répond (1598)


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Auteur Antoine De Saint-Michel D'Avully
Auteur Théodore De Bèze
Edité par Alain Dufour
Editeur Librairie Droz S.A.
Distributeur Association de Boccard

Rumors circulated in 1597 that Beza had died, converting to Catholicism before his death, and that the city of Geneva had followed his example. The denial of this Jesuit-spread false rumor by the pastors of Geneva, led to a defense of the Jesuits by a Savoy nobleman, who claimed that the rumor was in fact started by the pastors themselves. Beza took great pleasure in responding to the untimely rumors of his demise, schooling the nobleman in theology, including even in his own Catholic beliefs ...