Arnold Abischa (or Isca), a German monk and theologian, was persecuted and imprisoned for his opinions at the time of the religious wars of the Low Countries, near the close of the 16th century, and was obliged to take refuge in. Louvain.:.. He sojourned here several years, and finally returned to Coblentz, where he died, in 1619. He wrote, Sermones V quomodo salubriter.in Christum 'sit. Credendum: — Oficium B. tarice, in Flemish. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.