) are the ethnoreligious group of French Protestants who follow the Reformed tradition.
The term was used frequently to describe members of the Reformed Church of France until the beginning of the 19th century. Huguenots were French Protestants mainly from northern France, who were inspired by the writings of John Calvin and endorsed the Reformed tradition of Protestantism, contrary to the largely German Lutheran population of Alsace, Moselle, and Montbéliard.
Hans Hillerbrand in his Encyclopedia of Protestantism claims the Huguenot community reached as much as 10% of the French population on the eve of the St.
Bartholomew's Day massacre, declining to 7–8% by the end of the 16th century, and further after heavy persecution began once again with the Edict of Fontainebleau by Louis XIV of France.
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