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Title In defence of the faith : Joaquim Marques de Araujo, a comissario in the age of Inquisitional decline / James E. Wadsworth.
Imprint Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2013.


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Description 1 online resource.
Series McGill-Queen's studies in the history of religion, 1181-7445
McGill-Queen's studies in the history of religion.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Araújo, Joaquim Marques de, 1742-1820.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Biography.
Catholic Church -- Brazil -- History.
Catholic Church.
Inquisition -- Brazil -- History.
Brazil -- Church history.
Genre Biographies.
Church history.
Electronic books.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Figures and Tables""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""A Note on Portuguese Orthography, Currency, and the Inquisition""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1 Setting the Stage for an Experiential Microhistory""; ""2 In the Name of the Holy Office: Comissários in Pernambuco""; ""3 A Life and Career in Focus""; ""4 A Plague of Bigamy""; ""5 Of Libertines and Diabolical Doctrines""; ""6 Suspended in the Agony of Decay""; ""7 The Zeal of the Pharisee""; ""8 The End of an Era � The End of a Career""; ""Appendix: Comissários from the Bishopric of Pernambuco, 1692�1821""; ""Notes""
""Works Cited""""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""
Summary Recounting an insider's perspective of the turbulent historical currents of late eighteenth-century Brazil.
Other Title Print version: Wadsworth, James E., 1968- In defence of the faith. Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2013 9780773541177
Other Title In defense of the faith