Hilaire Belloc The Great Heresies

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The Great Heresies

 
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Hillaire Belloc examines Western religion, including chapters on "The Arian Heresy," "The Great and Enduring Heresy of Mohammed," "The Albigensian Attack," and "What Was the Reformation?"

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Hilaire Belloc was one of the most important and versatile Catholic writers of the twentieth century. A social commentator and a master of finely crafted prose, he wrote numerous books on social, historical and theological topics. His books include The Path to RomeThe Battleground: Syria and Palestine, the Seed Plot of Religion; and Characters of the Reformation.

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"We live with the aftereffects of twenty centuries of heresies. If this book speaks to us as though it were written yesterday, it is because heresy is a perennial problem. 'All men by nature desire to know', said Aristotle, but many men are incapable of knowing well or of thinking clearly. The result is religious error. To deal with it, we must learn its origin and history. There seldom has been a better teacher than Hilaire Belloc."
--Karl Keating, from the Foreword; Author, Catholicism and Fundamentalism



"The Great Heresies is a masterpiece of intellectual history which takes us on a journey across the landscape of the centuries. With the inimitable Belloc as our guide we follow the path of the Church Militant as she passes, sure-footed with the grace of orthodoxy, through the quagmire of errors which characterize the prideful wanderings of the human mind and heart."
--Joseph Pearce, Author, Catholic Literary Giants

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