Origin of Jansenism
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It was the same with a host of pieces relating to Jansenism.
His promotion in the Church was checked by his partiality for Jansenism.Life and Correspondence of David Hume, Volume I (of 2)
John Hill Burton
The elimination of the Jesuits was a triumph for so-called Jansenism.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 4
Henry Charles Lea
Father Brisacier, born 1603, a Jesuit, and a warm opponent of Jansenism.The Thoughts of Blaise Pascal
His work did much to extirpate what was left of Jansenism in Europe.The Jesuits, 1534-1921
Thomas J. Campbell
1650s, in reference to doctrine of Cornelius Jansen (1585-1638), Catholic bishop of Ypres, who maintained the perverseness and inability for good of the natural human will. Related: Jansenist.