Pope Paul III

Standard Name: Paul III, Pope


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29 May 1537
Pope Paul III issued a Bull that classified American Indians as men, not brutes.
21 July 1542
Pope Paul III revived the medieval inquisition to counter the threat posed to Roman Catholicism by the new Protestant thinking of Martin Luther and John Calvin .
Juana of Austria , sister of Philip II of Spain, was secretly accepted into the Jesuit order under the false name Mateo Sanchez.