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The Da Vinci Code
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  • SO DARK THE CON OF MAN "Sophie," Langdon said, "the Priory’s tradition of perpetuating goddess worship is based on a belief that powerful men in the early Christian church ’conned’ the world by propagating lies that devalued the female and tipped the scales in favor of the masculine."
  • The Church, in order to defend itself against the Magdalene’s power, perpetuated her image as a whore and buried evidence of Christ’s marriage to her, thereby defusing any potential claims that Christ had a surviving bloodline and was a mortal prophet.

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  • perpetuate a myth
  • The monument helps to perpetuate her memory.

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