Wastren Schism

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The Wastren Schism or Papal Schism wis a split within the Roman Catholic Kirk frae 1378 tae 1417.[1] Several men simultaneously claimed tae be the true pape. Driven bi politics rather nor ony theological disagreement, the schism wis endit bi the Cooncil o Constance (1414–1418).

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  1. "Western Schism". britannica.com. December 2014. Retrieved March 2015.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)