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Penitentiary, Apostolic


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The Holy Apostolic Penitentiary (penitentiarium) is one of the oldest institutions of the Roman Curia, and one whose history is still rather obscure. Its study has suffered from the belief ...

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


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