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UNIGENITUS

Constitution of Pope Clement XI, published September 8, 1713, in which he condemned one hundred on e Jansenist propositions of Pasquier Quesnel (1634-1719), including such doctrines as the irresistibility of grace and that all actions of a sinner, even prayer, are sins.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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