On this date in 1534 (Dec. 22nd), Martijn Pietersz was beheaded in #Rotterdam, Netherlands. Martijn had been rebaptized eight months earlier, in April, so he was an #Anabaptist. However, he was arrested and executed not for being an Anabaptist, but for being a pickpocket.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Martyrs Series.

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