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The Popes and European Revolution$
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Owen Chadwick

Print publication date: 1980

Print ISBN-13: 9780198269199

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0198269196.001.0001

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The Fall of the Jesuits

The Fall of the Jesuits

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(p.345) 5 The Fall of the Jesuits
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The Popes and European Revolution
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Owen Chadwick (Contributor Webpage)

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DOI:10.1093/0198269196.003.0005

The Jesuits were the leading order in the Catholic Church in Europe at the Counter‐Reformation, and were regarded as the most papalist and unscrupulous of the Pope's followers. This chapter traces their downfall in the late eighteenth century. The different sections of the chapter cover critics of the Jesuits, Jesuits in Paraguay, the French Jesuits, Pope Clement XIII (1758–69) and support for the Jesuits, the Spanish Jesuits, Jesuits in Naples and in Parma (Italy), Pope Clement XIV Ganganelli (1769–74) against the Jesuits, and the attempt by Jesuits to survive in Prussia and in Russia.

Keywords:   Catholic Church, Counter‐Reformation, critics, downfall, Europe, history, Italy, Jesuits, Paraguay, Prussia, religious history, Russia, Spain, survival

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