Patarenes

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Patarenes may refer to:

  • members of pataria, 11th-century religious movement in the Archdiocese of Milan in northern Italy
  • heretics known as Cathars to modern scholarship (by polemical extension, and mostly not by writers of Milanese origin)
  • members of the Bosnian Church, a branch of the Bogomils that existed in Bosnia during the Middle Ages and was considered to be a part of the Cathar movement by Italian writers against heresy