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Brenner, Martin#

b. Dietenheim (Germany), Nov. 11, 1548, d. Retzhof (Styria) Oct. 14, 1616; bishop and reformer in Seckau after the Council of Trent. Headed almost all reformatory commissions of Ferdinand II 1599-1600/04 in Carinthia and in Styria, his work (sermon, reform of the clergy) earned him the title "Apostle of Styria".

Literature#

K. Amon, M. B., in: Die Bischoefe von Graz-Seckau 1218-1968, 1969.