Catholicism

nepotism

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Definition: nepotism
The practice of bestowing an office or patronage on one's relatives. It was especially rampant among 16th-century popes, and was condemned by Pope Pius V in the bull "Admonet Nos" (1567).
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Title nepotism
Published
Last UpdatedJanuary 28, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/nepotism
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MLA Citation “nepotism.” ReligionFacts.com. 28 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/nepotism>