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Rosemary Anne Pardoe

female pope

the mystery of Pope Joan : the first complete documentation of the facts behind the legend

by Rosemary Anne Pardoe

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Published by Crucible, Distributed by Sterling Pub. Co. in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Joan (Legendary Pope),
  • Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
  • Women -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500.,
  • Popes -- Legends.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRosemary and Darroll Pardoe.
    ContributionsPardoe, Darroll.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX958.F2 P37 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2131758M
    LC Control Number88196053


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Each talk and each audience was unique, but John Paul II held fast to the theme. The nameless Pope The story first appeared from the hand of the Dominican monk Jean de Mailly.

In his book Universal Chronicle of Metz (UK title), written between he tells of how Pope Victor III in was replaced by a female pope. The Female Pope - The True Story pdf Pope Joan. By Oliver Hayes. For centuries pdf and legends have swirled about that one woman did get to be pope in Rome.

The Catholic Church has always denied the stories, but they refuse to go away. This book has not yet been reviewed.Beginning in and for eleven years download pdf, Olimpia Maidalchini, sister-in-law and reputed mistress of the indecisive Pope Innocent X, directed Vatican business, appointed cardinals, negotiated with foreign ambassadors, and helped herself to a heaping portion of the Papal State's treasury.

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