Dante’s PARADISE, Canto 18: IMAGE OF JOHN THE BAPTIST

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IMAGE OF JOHN THE BAPTIST

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Popes worship image

Of John the Baptist printed

On Florence’s gold coins

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NOTE: Dante bitterly criticizes Popes who are more concerned about acquiring wealth than serving God.

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