I. Theology and Religious Practice – II. History – III. Assessment
The term Jansenism denotes a theological position and critical reform movement within Catholicism that was most influential in France and the Low Countries during the 17th and 18th centuries. It was founded by C. Jansen and J. Duvergier de Hauranne, who built on earlier ideas of M. Baius. It had far-reaching effects on political, intellectual, and cultural history.
I. Theology and Religious Practice