This Day in Christian History: April 2
April 2, 1524: Zwingli Marries Anna Meyer
|Zwingli Reads the Translated Bible to Anna|
At age 40, Zwingli married Anna Meyer, a widow who lived near his home. Their marriage was short lived, however. Seven years later, Anna became a widowed for the second time when Zwingli was killed in battle while defending Zurich.