Ex Libris Kirkland

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Subtitle A History of the Popes
First Written 1997
Genre History
Origin US
Publisher Yale University Press
ISBN-10 0300115970
ISBN-13 978-0300115970
My Copy paperback
First Read December 07, 2007

Saints and Sinners

But the full implications of Arianism were not at first grasped, and Arius attracted widespread support. A master-publicist, Arius rallied grassroots support by composing theological sea-shanties to be sung by the sailors and stevedores on the docks of Alexandria. Theological debate erupted out of the lecture-halls and into the taverns and bars of the eastern Mediterranean.

Quoted on October 4, 2011

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