History of the Inquisition

  • An historical overview of the Inquisition from the Medieval Source Book
  • An historical overview of the Inquisition from a student project at Rice University
  • A timeline of the Spanish Inquisition, from 1220 A.D. until the present.




 The Jews in the Inquisition




 Current Thought on the Inquisition

  • An issue of the "Catholic Dossier" dedicated to the Inquisition
  • An article entitled "New Thought on the Inquisition"




Galileo and the Inquisition

  • Information on the Inquisition from the Galileo homepage
  • The "Galileo and the Inquisition" homepage





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