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Adam Easton

(c. 1330—1397) Benedictine monk, scholar, and ecclesiastic


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A biblical scholar and papal loyalist, he opposed Wyclif and other papal critics in his writings. He promoted Birgitta of Sweden’s cause for canonization, and was buried in Rome.

From The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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