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By Marilyn Yurdan

ISBN-10: 075249242X

ISBN-13: 9780752492421

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N. , p. 1. Fr. Menzel sent the author a copy of his recollections in October, 1997-about a dozen pages. ,at the provincialate of Northern Germany. Fr. Ullrich sent me a report of the experience of all four arrested Jesuits, whichwas assenlbled from material in the Society’s archives. J. 14 IN CHRIST WITH PRISON interrogations, neither received a formal trial. Nor did Miguel Pro, imprisoned in Mexico in the earlier partof this century. The night before Pro’s execution on November 23, 1927, General Roberto Cruz, uneasy over the lack of due process in his condemnation to death, suggested to the Mexican president, Plutarco Elias Calles, that it might have been wiser to follow normal legal forms after his arrest.

G The mood of popular angerpaved the wayfor the arrest and month-long incarceration of twenty-threeFrench Jesuits early in September 1792. Like the priests aboard the prison ships near Rochefort, they had refused to take the oath of support for the constitution of the clergy, which called for the establishment of a national When Jan Hus was condemned as a heretic at the Council of Constance in 1415, his tonsure was “defaced with scissors . , . ’ Chenu, Prudhomme, Quere, and Thomas, The Book of Christian Martyrs, 112.

Ibid. Thwaites, Jesuit Relations, 39:197. The Elizabethan Jesuits: Historin Missionis Anglicanae Societatis Jesu (1660) of Henry &fore,trans. J. (London: Phillimore, 198l), 37. William Weston, An Autobiography frovn the Jesuit Underground, trans. Philip Caraman (New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1955), xxv. In Campion and Persons, E. E. Reynolds notes on p. ” 24 PRISON IN CHRIST WITH Similarly, Robert Southwell’s letter of August 31, 1588, to the superior general of the Society, Claudio Acquaviva, reflects an awareness of the English crowd’s anti-Catholic virulence.

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