Forced Baptism of Jews is Banned by Pope Clement VI

Forced Baptism of Jews is Banned by Pope Clement VI

Pope Clement VI

Timeline of History

History Topics
Religious History
Jewish History
Political History
Countries

Pope Clement VI bans the forced baptism of Jews. Unfortunately for Jews in Christian Europe, this ban isn't followed very seriously. Moreover, later popes will overturn this ban with new decrees in 1597 and 1747.

 

Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Jimmy Swaggart Delivers His Infamous 'I Have Sinned' Speech on TV
Malcolm X Assassinated in Harlem
Biochemist James Watson Builds First Model of DNA Molecule

February History Calendar

July History Calendar