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`Download Book ⇥ Between Christians and Moriscos: Juan de Ribera and Religious Reform in Valencia, 1568--1614 (The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science) ☟ In Early Modern Spain The Monarchy S Universal Policy To Convert All Of Its Subjects To Christianity Did Not End Distinctions Among Ethnic Religious Groups, But Rather Made Relations Between Them Contentious Old Christians, Those Whose Families Had Always Been Christian, Defined Themselves In Opposition To Forcibly Baptized Muslims Moriscos And Jews Conversos Here Historian Benjamin Ehlers Studies The Relations Between Christians And Moriscos In Valencia By Analyzing The Ideas And Policies Of Archbishop Juan De RiberaJuan De Ribera, A Young Reformer Appointed To The Diocese Of Valencia In , Arrived At His New Post To Find A Congregation Deeply Divided Between Christians And Moriscos He Gradually Overcame The Distrust Of His Christian Parishioners By Intertwining Tridentine Themes Such As The Eucharist With Local Devotions And Holy Figures Over Time Ribera Came To Identify Closely With The Interests Of His Christian Flock, And His Hagiographers Subsequently Celebrated Him As A Valencian SaintRibera Did Not Engage In A Similarly Reciprocal Exchange With The Moriscos After Failing To Effect Their True Conversion Through Preaching And Parish Reform, He Devised A Covert Campaign To Persuade The King To Banish Them His Portrayal Of The Moriscos As Traitors And Heretics Ultimately Justified The Expulsion Of , Which Ribera Considered The Triumphant Culmination Of The ReconquestEhler S Sophisticated Yet Accessible Study Of The Pluralist Diocese Of Valencia Is A Valuable Contribution To The Study Of Catholic Reform, Moriscos, Christian Muslim Relations In Early Modern Spain, And Early Modern Europe