A papal decree concerning a point of canon law.
- But those writings were condemned as spurious in the decretals attributed to Pope Gelasius at the end of the fifth century.
- Elsewhere on my site there is an example of a decretal from such an early collection.
- The new collection of decretals had an immediate diffusion and between 1250 and 1350 many copies were produced in the universities of northern Italy and France.
Words that rhyme with decretalbeetle, betel, chital, fetal
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