Episode 13: Holy Rola (Girolamo Savonarola)

To learn more about Girolamo Savonarola, we recommend checking out this program distributed by Keep the Faith.  

In writing this episode, we consulted the following primary and secondary sources:​

Primary Sources

Savonarola, Girolamo. Apologetic Writings. Edited and translated by M. Michèle Mulchahey. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015.

Savonarola, Girolamo. Selected Writings of Girolamo Savonarola: Religion and Politics, 1490-1498. Edited and translated by Anne Borelli and Maria Pastore Passaro. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2006. 

Secondary Sources

Renner, R. Richard. Savonarola: The First Great Protestant. New York: Greenwich Book Publishers, 1965.

Strathern, Paul. Death in Florence: The Medici, Savonarola, and the Battle for the Soul of a Renaissance City. New York: Pegasus Books, 2015. 

Van Paassen, Pierre. A Crown of Fire: The Life and Times of Girolamo Savonarola. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1960. 

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