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Conclusion: The End of Probabilism?

Stefania Tutino

in Uncertainty in Post-Reformation Catholicism: A History of Probabilism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190694098
eISBN:
9780190694128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694098.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter explores the reasons why the doctrine of probabilism is no longer prominent in our intellectual and scholarly horizon. These reasons include the advent of Alphonsus Maria de’ Liguori’s ... More


Catholic Sensuality

Peter Gardella

in Innocent Ecstasy, Updated Edition: How Christianity Gave America an Ethic of Sexual Pleasure

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190609405
eISBN:
9780190609436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190609405.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The first American writer to prescribe orgasm was the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Philadelphia, who published his sexual advice in a Latin textbook in 1843. Obligations to orgasm had ancient roots ... More


Saints and Sinners

Ulrich L. Lehner

in The Catholic Enlightenment: The Forgotten History of a Global Movement

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190232917
eISBN:
9780190232948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190232917.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter discusses the lives of the official canonized saints and the phenomena of Jansenist miracles in the eighteenth century, since both of these embody religious views that would be ... More


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