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Heresies and Heretics: Finding Books

In Catholicism, heresy is a controversial or unorthodox theological challenge that conflicts with scripture, Church Tradition, dogma, or doctrine.

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LC Subject Headings - Search Term Suggestions to use in CLICsearch

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Heresies, Christian -- History

Heresies and Heretics

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Individual name of heresy (e.g.) Arianism, Docetism, Donatism, Ebionites, Gnosticism, Manichaeism, Marcionism, Monothelitism, Montanism, Nestorianism, Pelagianism, Waldensians)

Name of person associated with heresy

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Apostasy

Schism

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LC Subject Headings for Church History

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                         Church History - 2nd Century

                         Church History - Middle Ages 

 

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                        France --Langedouc – Church History 

                        Spain -- Inquisition

                       

USE ‘HISTORY’ WITH RELATED SUBJECT (WITH OR WITHOUT CHRONOLOGICAL SUBHEADING):

                          Women – History – Middle Ages

                          Gnosticism – History – Early Church

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