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Marsilius of Inghen
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(1335/1340, in or near Nijmegen – Aug 20, 1396, Heidelberg), philosopher and theologian. Marsilius studied in Paris, M.A. 1362; studied theology from 1366; various university offices: rector (1367, 1371) and procurator of the “English nation” (1363, 1373, 1374, 1375). In Rome Marsilius lived through the schism between Urban VI (1378–1389) and Clement VII (1378–1394; Papacy: II), in whose favor the University of Paris decided in 1379, under pressure from the king of France. Marsilius did not return to Par…

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Schulze, Manfred, “Marsilius of Inghen”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 26 September 2020 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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