Hayley E. Pangle

"Christian Mysticism as a Threat to Papal Traditions" by Hayley E. Pangle

From the Gnostics of the second century to the Waldesians of the thirteenth century, popular religion as practiced outside the structures of the Roman Church challenged the religious authority of the papacy and greatly influenced the decisions it made as it refined doctrines, decrees, and practices that it deemed acceptable to the church. Read More...