Buy Excerptae e Libro Cui Titulus Directorium Inquisitorum F. Nicolae Eymerici Ordinis Prædicatorum: Cum Commentariis Francisei Pegné Sacræ Theologiæ Ac ... Max Venetijs Apud Marcum Anthonium Zalte by Eimeric, Nicolau (ISBN: 9780364829622) from Amazon's Book Store. Here, during his novitiate he was instructed in theology by the friar Dalmau Moner. Strappado. Nicolau Eimeric. Eymerich fled to the papal court of Pope Gregory XI in Avignon. This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Bibliographic information. Writings by Bernard Gui and Ugolino Zanchini contain two such discussions. And by 1320 it was common to see discussions of sorcery in inquisitors' manuals. There is also a French comic book series on Eymeric, which is an adaptation of Evangelisti's novels. google_ad_height = 90; //-->, This article will be permanently flagged as inappropriate and made unaccessible to everyone. Mag.  It defined witchcraft, and described means for discovering witches. Nicholas Eymerich (Catalan: Nicolau Aymerich) (c. 1316 â 4 January 1399) was a Roman Catholic theologian in Medieval Spain and Inquisitor General of the Inquisition in the Crown of Aragon in the later half of the 14th century. 1 Life. 0 Reviews. There appears to be very little scholarly consensus on the spelling of Aymerich's name. Occasionally, the Spanish form of Nicolas is used in English writings as well. Bibliographic information. He is best known for authoring the Directorium Inquisitorum, that mostly summarized previous texts and mores. Eymerich disobeyed covertly and subsequently supported the revolt of the diocese of Tarragona against the monarch. Furious, Peter IV ordered Eymerich to be drowned, however, the Queen Eleanor of Sicily influenced him to change the sentence to permanent exile. For another clergyman, the Directorium Inquisitorum is written in 'Barbarian Latin'. In compiling the book, Eymerich used many of the magic texts he had previously confiscated from accused sorcerers. sumptibus Simeonis Vasalini, 1595. Eymerich's contribution was to divide sorcery into three categories, with considerable reference given to the Bible and the writings of notable Christian theologians such as Augustine of Hippo and Thomas Aquinas. King John I intervened to free the Chancellor of the University (secretary of the municipality), who had been imprisoned. Nicholas Eymerich (Catalan: Nicolau Aymerich) (c. 1316 â 4 January 1399) was a Roman Catholic theologian and Inquisitor General of the Inquisition of the Crown of Aragon in the later half of the 14th century. In 1377, he accompanied Gregory XI to Rome, where he remained until the Pope's death in 1378. A year after obtaining the position, Eymerich was given the honorific Chaplain of the Pope as a recognition of his diligence in pursuing heretics and blasphemers. Get this from a library! In the Directorium Inquisitorum, Eymerich considers sorcery to be a form of heresy, an important definition as the Inquisition's mandate was the suppression of heresy. For Nicolas Eymerich, Inquisitor: The Plaguewe chose the ecclesiastical pronunciation â but with some nuances by which differentiate the various the charactersâ social ranks and origins â because itâs more chronologically adequate and appropriate to the context in which Nicolas Eymerich operates. In addition to describing common magical practices, Eymerich also described means of extracting a confession which included primitive psychological manipulation as well as outright torture. 1316.
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