BOOK OF THE MONTH
The Chatelaine of Montaillou is Bookclubz' Book of the Month.
Use these discussion questions to guide your next meeting.
ABOUT THE BOOK
THE DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
Who are the Cathars? Why are they considered a heretical sect of the Catholic Church?
In what ways, through the telling of this story, does the Catholic Church use theology to further its own institutional power and interests? Do the Cathars do the same? If so, how?
Beatrice is accused of doctrinal heresy. But is there really a deeper disconnect at play?