Index expurgatorius


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Related to Index expurgatorius: Index of Forbidden Books
See Index prohibitorius (below).

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The Sacred Congress of the Index was established in 1571; it published the Index Expurgatorius which, in turn contained the Index Liborum Prohibitorum or the List of Prohibited Books.
6) The index expurgatorius is a variation of the index librorum prohibitorum, a list of books that the Catholic Church forbade its members to read.
To her son she wrote happily 'All it now needs is to get into the papal Index Expurgatorius.