A Dictionary of All Religions and Religious Denominations/Dulcinists

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DULCINISTS, the followers of Dulcinius of Lombardy, in the fourteenth century; who, after predicting the downfal of the Pope, took arms to fulfil his own prophecy, and perished miserably in the attempt. He joined the Apostolics and became a leader in their sect before he founded one of his own.[1]

Original footnotes[edit]

  1. Mosheim, vol. iii. p. 91.