29 January 2015

The Pope and the Guillotine

For the few who see this post, I would like to advertise that The Josias has made available a translation of the heretofore untranslated Quare Lacrymae, Pope Pius VI's response to the execution of Louis XVI during the French Revolution.  The text is worth looking at, and I hope to see more new translations posted to The Josias in coming months.

Click here to read.