interdicts
by Erasmus

Interdicts, suspensions and anathemas were, like excommunication, canonical penalties. Their efficacy however was in the order not of grace but of ecclesiastical organization, a point which neither Folly nor the middle ages as a whole, properly appreciated.

Note to My Followers which is Part 3 of Folly Speaks from "The Praise Of Folly"

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