Congregation of the Inquisition


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Synonyms for Congregation of the Inquisition

an inquisition set up in Italy in 1542 to curb the number of Protestants

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The Congregation of the Inquisition was satisfied that whatever it was, the nuns were not victims of witchcraft or demonic possession.
He has demonstrated the development of skeptical attitudes and stricter standards of evidence required by the Congregation of the Inquisition acting in Carpi.
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