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Poland - The Confederation of Warsaw of 28th of January 1573: Religious tolerance guaranteed

 

“Certainly, the wording and substance of the declaration of the Confederation of Warsaw of 28th January 1573 were extraordinary with regards to prevailing conditions elsewhere in Europe; and they governed the principles of religious life in the Republic for over two hundred years.” (Norman Davies).

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