On Temporal and Spiritual Authority On Laymen or Secular People
On the Temporal Power of the Pope. Against William Barclay
On the Primary Duty of the Supreme Pontiff

By Robert Bellarmine
Edited, Translated, and with an Introduction by Stefania Tutino

Natural Law and E...

Robert Bellarmine was one of the most original and influential political theorists of his time. His writings present coherent definitions of the nature and aim of temporal authority and its relationship to spiritual authority.

This fresh translation will be interesting to a wide readership of both scholars of political thought and the educated general public.

Robert Bellarmine (1542–1621) was a Jesuit cardinal.

Stefania Tutino is a Professor of History and Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara.

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Bellarmine 9780865977174 800h 72


Trim size: 6 x 9

Pages: 516

Collection: Natural Law and Enlightenment Classics

Publication date: April 2012

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