Note 39
by Erasmus

Erasmus frequently returned to the subject of the superstitious practices which had grown up round the cults of saints. Several of the saints in the present section figure also in the Enchiridion and in the Colloquies A Pilgrimage for Religion's Sake and On the Eating of Fish. This section of the encomium is to some extent an elaboration of parts of the Enchiridion.

Note to My Achievements And Attributes which is Part 2 of Folly Speaks from "The Praise Of Folly"

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