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The trial in which he was convicted by the Inquisition for “vehement suspicion of heresy” exerted a chilling effect on progress in deciphering the laws governing the cosmos.
GALILEO THE SCIENCE PUBLICIST - ISSUE 103: HEALTHY COMMUNICATIONMARIO LIVIOJULY 14, 2021NAUTILUS
Yes, I know this is heresy, especially the part about investment bankers.
AT&T DIVIDEND CUT IN WARNERMEDIA-DISCOVERY DEAL IS A DEBACLE FOR SHAREHOLDERSALLAN SLOANMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Days later, Bridenstine took this heresy further when he suggested SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket could boost humans to the Moon.
SO LONG SENATOR SHELBY: KEY ARCHITECT OF SLS ROCKET WON’T SEEK REELECTIONERIC BERGERFEBRUARY 9, 2021ARS TECHNICA
That might sound like heresy coming from a veteran journalist, and Cose knows it.
SOME FREE-SPEECH NORMS ARE IN DANGER. MAYBE THAT’S A GOOD THING.KENNETH MACKNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Joan Boughton, a widow, was burned for heresy; said to be the first female martyr of England.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Probably this is due to the long association of intellectuality and science with heresy.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
John Penry, an English controversial writer, executed for heresy against the episcopacy.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Constantine (the Great) called the first council of Nice to determine on the Arian heresy.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Third cumenical council assembled at Ephesus, to execute the decree of pope Celestine as to the heresy of Nestorius.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
He was not a worshipper of the god of gold; he loved poetry for itself and preferred beauty to utility—enormous heresy!
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
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