"It is clear, brothers, that the woman previously used the unguent to perfume her flesh in forbidden acts..."
Moron. Papal misreading of the highest order.
Deliberately discrediting the important role and place she evidently held in Jesus' affections, being the one whom he loved the most according to Gnostic gospels, denounced as heretical by a patriarchal institution determined to exclude and marginalise women from occupying positions of power in society, and which continues to do so: the Roman Catholic church.
The Vatican quietly issued a statement about 40 years ago, correcting this error. It goes back much, much further than the Middle Ages, Mark.