Pope Letters

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Development of The New Testament Canon
... version of Luke (the Gospel of Marcion) and ten of Paul's letters, while rejecting the Old Testament entirely ... Justin Martyr, Irenaeus and Tertullian held the letters of Paul to be on par with the Hebrew scriptures as being divinely inspired, yet others rejected him ... included the four gospels and many of the letters of Paul, although, based on the arguments Irenaeus made in support of only four authentic gospels, some ...
Pope Urban II - Crusades
... Urban's true motivations in calling for a crusade to the Holy Lands, there are four extant letters written by Pope Urban II himself one to the Flemish (dated December 1095) one to the ... It is Urban II's own letters, rather than the paraphrased versions of his speech at Clermont, that reveal his actual thinking about crusading ... The chronicler Robert the Monk put this into the mouth of Urban II When Pope Urban had said these.. ...
Edmund Curll - Curll and The Dunciad
... Pope and Curll tangled again in 1726, when he published some of Pope's letters without authorization ... Pope avenged himself by having Curll figure very prominently in the 1728 Dunciad ... to produce a "Key" to the poem to explain all the people Pope attacked, and then to publish reply poems that were attacks on Pope personally ...

Famous quotes containing the words letters and/or pope:

    Most personal correspondence of today consists of letters the first half of which are given over to an indexed statement of why the writer hasn’t written before, followed by one paragraph of small talk, with the remainder devoted to reasons why it is imperative that the letter be brought to a close.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)

    Satire’s my weapon, but I’m too discreet
    To run amuck, and tilt at all I meet;
    —Alexander Pope (1688–1744)