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Author Maryks, Robert A., author

Title The Jesuit Order as a synagogue of Jews : Jesuits of Jewish ancestry and purity-of-blood laws in the early Society of Jesus / by Robert Aleksander Maryks
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 281 pages) : illustrations, map, portraits
Series Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions ; v. 146
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions ; v. 146
Contents The historical context of purity-of-blood discrimination (1391-1547) -- Early Jesuit pro-converso policy (1540-72) -- Discrimination against Jesuits of Jewish lineage (1573-93) -- Jesuit opposition to the purity of blood discrimination (1576-1608)
Summary In "The Jesuit Order as a Synagogue of Jews" the author explains how Christians with Jewish ancestry went within less than forty years from having a leading role in the foundation and development of the Society of Jesus to being prohibited from membership in it
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Subject Jesuits -- Membership -- History -- 16th century.
Jesuits -- Membership -- History -- 17th century.
Marranos -- History -- 16th century.
Marranos -- History -- 17th century.
Antisemitism -- Iberian Peninsula -- History.
Race discrimination -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Iberian Peninsula -- Ethnic relations.
Form Electronic book
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