Ryswick Clause

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The clause inserted into the Treaty of Ryswick between the Emp. Leopold and Louis XIV of France (1697), modifying the rule that the religious frontiers should revert to their position at the time of the Treaty of Nijmegen (1679) in favour of the Catholic communities in those places where they had been re-established by Louis in the interval.

Subjects: Christianity.

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