TITLE

SORTING OUT HISTORICAL HORRIBLES

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Feb1997, Issue 70, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the Spanish Inquisition, a policy of converting Spanish Jews and Muslims to Christianity in Spain. Views of Professor Marvin O'Connell of Notre Dame University in South Bend, Indiana on speaking of the Inquisition in terms of the church and state; Execution of the heretics in the early period; Level of the Inquisition during the extension of the Spanish sovereignty.
ACCESSION #
17765614

 

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