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Black Death

Plague that killed millions in the 14th century

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Clericis Iaicos

The papal bull which forbade lay taxation of clergy without papal approval. Revoked all previous dispensations.

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Council of Basel

(1431-1449) negotiation between the church and people about heretics (Lollards and Hussites)

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Curia

The papal government

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Estates General

The medieval French parliament. It consisted of three separate estates. Clergy nobility and commoners. Lasted until 1789

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Great Schism

(1378-1415) The appearance of two and at times three rival popes.

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Hundred Years' War

(1337-1453) England tries to take France

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Hussites

Followers of John Huss who questioned Catholic teachings about the Eucharist

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Jacquerie

The revolt of the French peasantry (response to taille)

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Joan d'Arc

The a peasant from Domremy in eastern France who claimed God led her to lead the French

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Lollards

Followers of John Wycliffe who questioned the supremacy of pope and church hierarchy

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Pope Boniface VIII

Pope who opposed the taxation of the clergy by kings of France and England and issued one of the strongest declarations of papal authority over rulers