Juan de Mariana and Early Modern Spanish Political Thought (review)

@article{Wright2009JuanDM,
  title={Juan de Mariana and Early Modern Spanish Political Thought (review)},
  author={A. Wright},
  journal={The Catholic Historical Review},
  year={2009},
  volume={95},
  pages={360 - 361}
}
  • A. Wright
  • Published 2009
  • History
  • The Catholic Historical Review
Spinoza was among those who pointed this out, c. late 1675, in his answer to Albert Burgh, a young Dutch Protestant who had converted to Catholicism in Italy and then sent a passionate plea to his former friend and mentor in Holland, urging him to abandon his philosophy and citing the early Christian martyrs as a “proof” of the truth of the Church’s teachings. But who can consider those martyrs of much significance, countered Spinoza, compared to the long and terrible list of those the Church… Expand