He's a Canonist! He's a Cat!...actually, he's a little bit of both.

No, it's not that fascinating twelfth-century Gratian, the man responsible for the Concordia discordantium canonum, aka the Decretum. It is, instead....

Gratian Triple Portrait ....a fabulous triple portrait. The cat (Gratian) lies on the book (Friedberg's edition of Gratian in the Corpus Iuris Canonici) and the computer (my English translation of all the texts on heresy and schism in Gratian's work). If you look at it too long it will make you dizzy with its complexity.

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