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Published by Liturgical Press in Collegeville, Minn .
Written in English


  • Inquisition.,
  • Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

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Edition Notes

StatementAlbert C. Shannon.
LC ClassificationsBX1712 .S53 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1543669M
ISBN 100814657796
LC Control Number91022659

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Inquisition, a judicial procedure and later an institution that was established by the papacy and, sometimes, by secular governments to combat heresy. The name was applied to commissions in the 13th century and subsequently to similar structures in early modern Europe.   The Book of the Maidservant by Rebecca Barnhouse. “Johanna is a serving girl to Dame Margery Kempe, a renowned medieval holy woman. Dame Margery feels the suffering the Virgin Mary felt for her son, but cares little for the misery she sees every day. When she announces that Johanna will accompany her on a pilgrimage to Rome, the suffering Author: Kristen Mcquinn. The Medieval Inquisition. Bernard Hamilton. Holmes & Meier Publishers, Incorporated, - Religion - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Contents. 6: Thegrowthofheresyuptol Punishment and penance. Heresy and the medieval church --The growth of heresy up to --The foundation of the Inquisition --The interrogation of suspects --Punishment and penance --The Inquisition in Languedoc, --The growth of the Inquisition --Prosecutions of the fourteenth century --Sorcery and reform.

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