Summa Theologiae by St Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On The Theological Virtues
Q12 Of Apostasy
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We must now consider apostasy: about which there are two points of inquiry:

A1 Whether apostasy pertains to unbelief?

A2 Whether, on account of apostasy from the faith, subjects are absolved from allegiance to an apostate prince?