Jan Amos Komensky

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Noun1.Jan Amos Komensky - Czech educational reformer (1592-1670)
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The greatest era of Brethren hymnography is symbolically concluded by the oeuvre of Jan Amos Komensky (known in Latin as Comenius), a bishop of the Unity of the Brethren and a scholar respected internationally and by members of various churches.
Jan Amos Komensky (Comenius), a remarkable Christian thinker and bishop of a persecuted Protestant church, was active in my homeland in the 17th century.
John Amos Comenius (Jan Amos Komensky), born in 1592 at Uhersky Brod in eastern Moravia in the Kingdom of Bohemia, was the youngest of five children born to Anna and Martin Komensky, people of modest means and members of the Unity of the Brethren.