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history of the popes

Archibald Bower

history of the popes

from the foundation of the see of Rome to the present time ...

by Archibald Bower

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Written in English


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Statementby Archibald Bower.
ContributionsPre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsBX953 .B68
The Physical Object
Pagination7 v.
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Open LibraryOL6923364M
LC Control Number03001244
OCLC/WorldCa3924226


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From its origins in Saint Peter, Jesus' chief disciple, through Pope Benedict XVI today, the popes have been key players in virtually all of the great dramas of the western world in the last two thousand : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. The History of the Popes. His dispassionate and frank papal history concentrated on individual popes rather than on the developments of papal institutions.

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A Chronological List of All Popes. This chronological list of all popes begins with Peter, and it uses A.D. 30 as his start date because that is the dating used by the Roman Catholic's Annuario Pontificio, the most official list of popes that exists.

Ranke set the standards for much of later historical writing, introducing such ideas as reliance on primary sources (empiricism), an emphasis on narrative history and especially international 36 Ranke published The Popes of Rome, Their Church and State in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries(3 vols.).

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John Julius Norwich’s popular history of the papacy finds that the truly great popes were outnumbered by the corrupt, the inept, the venal, the lecherous and the mediocre. A History of the Popes: Volume I Publisher's Summary The office of the bishop of Rome is one of the most powerful positions in the world.

As an ancient institution stretching back for centuries, the papacy has a history that is marked by archaic and modern customs alike. Ludwig Pastor's The History of the Popes from the Close of the Middle Ages (40 vols.) spans the pontificates of fifty-six Popes, from Clement V (–) to Pius VI (–).

Before Pastor's work on the history of the Popes, the Vatican Archives had been closed to scholars and historians. Pastor's close relationship with Pope Leo XIII allowed him unprecedented access. Of course, in the 2,year history of the Vatican, not all its popes have been as celebrated or righteous.

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