Goa Inquisition: General Outlines

Preliminary Considerations i) The world was not the same as it is now. Goa was colonised by Portugal. Colonial imperialism took precedence over everything. ii) The sacred and secular were not separate. It is French revolution that will finally bring the separation of the Church and the State iii) The purpose of the institution of inquisition was to check...


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