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{February 14, 2011}   The Inquisition Methods of Bernard Gui

The Medieval Inquisition was brought about during the reign of Pope Gregory IX (1227 – 1241) and was intended to uncover and punish heretics, i.e. those who disagreed with the doctrines of the church. Their methods were brutal and torture was commonplace for those unlucky enough to be under suspicion.

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