The same scruples endured among the medieval Cathars.
One day, almost overcome with scruples, he was tempted to end his miseries by suicide.
One of those with access was declared unfit; did he have enough scruples left to steal and hide three more keypads?
After his elevation to the bishopric he ceased to produce the light verse in which he excelled, though his scruples did not prevent him from preparing a new edition of his Recueil de quelques vers amoureux (1602) in 1606.
He gives various methods of prayer; methods of making an election; his series of rules for the discernment of spirits; rules for the distribution of alms and the treatment of scruples; tests of orthodoxy.