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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Divination and prophecy
→ Prophecy → Cycles → Telesphorus of Cosenza, Libellus (on the papal schism)
→ Cycles
→ The devil is unbound (scene from the Apocalypse)
→ Sixth Trumpet (scene from the Apocalypse)
→ First antipope: Gallum calcabit
→ Second antipope: Homo tenebrosus
→ Antipope crowning Fridericus
→ True pope: Robora lacertos
→ Angelic pope, denounced by the legate, is led out of prison
→ The angelic pope crowns the Frenchman Charles with the Crown of Thorns
→ The devil is bound for thousand years (scene from the Apocalypse)
→ An angel offers the book on the new and holy religion
→ The successor of the angelic pope seated in a tree
→ The second successor of the Angelic pope, under whom the Antichrist will appear
→ The devil is unbound (scene from the Apocalypse - appears in this cycle here for the second time)
→ The peoples of Gog and Magog enclosed behind the mountains
→ The pope fleeing before the army of the Antichrist (exact significance unclear)
→ The angel with the little book (scene from the Apocalypse)
→ The angel with the trumpet (scene from the Apocalypse)
→ The holy pope dressed in the habit of the new religion
→ The beast and the false prophet caused into the pool of fire (scene from the Apocalypse)
→ The devil is bound for thousand years (scene from the Apocalypse - appears in this cycle here for the second time)
→ Prophecy of a French king Charles