But his name wasn’t the only one in consideration… Strong as was the sentiment in Zurich in favor of Zwingli, there were not wanting those who from the start opposed his election. A personality so aggressive could not fail to make enemies. Many hated him because of his views on the subject of foreign pensions; […]

via Zwingli Assumed the Pastorate of the Great Minster on 1 January, 1519 — Zwinglius Redivivus