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Why did the Catholic Church ban Pascal's Pensées?

The Wikipedia page for Blaise Pascal's apologetic work Pensées says that the Catholic Church banned the book: However as conflicting with the orthodoxy of the Catholic Church it has been forbidden to ...
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Were "All" of Hobbes' Works Placed on the Index of Prohibited Books?

According to Index of Prohibited Books, all of the works of Thomas Hobbes were placed on the Index of Prohibited Books in the year 1649. Thomas Hobbes wrote many more books after 1649, including his ...
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