Camphausen, Matthew, a Flemish theologian, was born at Dusseldorf, Aug. 16,1636. He entered the Jesuit order at Cologne in 1655, and became a notable preacher in Westphalia. He died at his native place, Sept. 18, 1703, leaving Passio Jesu Christi Adumbrata in Figuris et Prophetis (Cologne, 1704). See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.