ca 1500 - 1900
The post-medieval theologians either ignored the question of women priests (as an issue they considered settled for good) or indulged in rabid misogyny. See the synopsis on how post-medieval theologians judged women.
Date of publication Name/author description 1486 H.Kramer and J.Sprenger The Hammer of Witches 1500 - 1800 Survey of authors
involved in the so-called
Books and booklets
for and against
1558 John Knox Calvinist theologian 1586-1593 Robert Bellarmine Catholic theologian
As Prefect of the Holy Office he condemned Galileo Galilei
1616 Cornelius a Lapide Scripture scholar 1618 Anonymous On Whether Women are Human Beings?! - debate between a Benedictine and a Jesuit
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