A Jesuit Challenge: Edmond Campion's Debates at the Tower of London in 1581

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In the year 1581, after four days of debating six leading Anglican divines at the Tower of London, Jesuit Edmund Campion (1540-1581) was put to death because he would not deny his faith. In 1970, the martyred Campion was canonized a saint. A Jesuit Challenge is a book-length edition of previously unpublished Catholic manuscript accounts of those debates.. As corrective historical documents, these Catholic manuscripts reveal a quite different picture of Campion and his opponents from that represented in the government's ...

A Jesuit Challenge: Edmond Campion's Debates at the Tower of London in 1581 1999, Fordham University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780823218875

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