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Gregorius IX Decretales, 1290 circa, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, Florence

The Decretals of Gregory IX (Latin, Decretales Gregorii IX), also collectively called the Liber extra, are an important source of medieval Canon Law. In 1230, Pope Gregory IX ordered his chaplain and confessor, St. Raymond of Peñaforte (Pennafort), a Dominican, to form a new canonical collection destined to replace all former collections. It has been said that the pope by this measure wished especially to emphasize his power over the Universal Church.

Decretals of Gregory IX, part of the University of Sydney Library Rare Books Collection

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Gregory IX, Pope (1227-1241). Decretales Gregorii Papæ IX. [Decretals of Pope Gregory IX, with...

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The image of the Star Wars Master Yoda found in the 14th century manuscript

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Decretals of Gregory IX | Wikipedia audio article

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Smithfield Decretals The Bizarre and Mysterious Medieval Manuscript

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Popes4 Pius & Gregory IX Holy wars inquisition witches END NIGH

We start with Harry Potter (a joke about the war dead out of "the BIBLE") Gregory IX burnt the witches & despatched the 6th Crusade to the holy lands. This is ...