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Marsilius of Padua

(Marsiglio dei Mainardini; ca. 1290–ca. 1343). It. philos. and scholar. Prof. Paris 1311, rector 1313. With John* of Jandun wrote Defensor pacis, a treatise against temporal power of papacy; excommunicated 1327 by John XXII (see Popes, 13). See also Christian Church, History of the, II 3; Councils and Synods, 7.

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