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Philosophy 3020F/G
Jeffrey Temple

thTemple Sept 28 Book reviewWhat does the book doWhat is the reason for writing the bookDoes it answer any questionsRip the heart out of the book and eat it What is the point Three things Who wrote itWhat is it trying to doHow does it achieve it How are they trying to do it Sources ArgumentsDid it do what it set out to doLecture Last time vision of medieval church Institutional crisis Church was very wealthy Land armies etc This made the church a target The monarchs needed access to the churchs power and wealth thWide spread belief that the church had lost its spiritual way in the lay people During the 14 century pope moved to Avignon from rome Great schism multiple popes This was brought to an end by the council of Constance Council argued that they were more powerful then papal will They could review and cancel previous papal decrees and they could elect new popes Authority stemmed immediately from christ In all things pertaining to faith even the popes had to listen to the council Popes would work very hard to fight this council 1545 onwards there is no serious challenge to papal authorityFollowing the council of Constance we see the unity of the church destroyed More national churches working independently with the princes Church also had a spiritual crisis after all this drama Impact of the black death there was a profound frustration with the church for not warning people of this comingUniversities emerge results in literate and educated people growThese literate lay people are not necessarily hostile but they are independent They can think for themselves They can read for themselves When they have theological questions they can find the answers themselves The church had always been the middleman between god and man The go between Literate people are able to interact with god outside of the churchThis is a society that is increasingly expressive And irritated with the church And IndependentPeople express their discontent Some of these expressions the church can handle Some however they can not The church will view these as heretical Repute edifice of medieval church Some people want to rebuild the church
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