Popes, an historical summary comprising a period of 1784 years from Linus to Pius IX carefully compiled from the best ecclesiastical authorities and illustrated with numerous notes by George Augustus Frederick Wilks

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Pope Linus (/ ˈ l aɪ n ə s / (); died c. AD 76) was the second bishop of pontificate endured from c. AD 67 to his death.

Among those to have been Pope, Peter, Linus, and Clement are specifically named in the New Testament. Linus is named in the valediction of the Second Epistle to Timothy as being with Paul the Apostle in Rome near the end of Paul's : Catholic Church.

The longest serving Pope was Pius IX, who reigned from to for a total of 32 years. Pope John Paul II was the second-longest serving Pope with 27 years. The shortest papacy belongs to the unfortunate Pope Urban VII, who reigned for only 12 days indying less then two weeks after his accession to the papacy.

Peter (). The History of the Popes: From the Close of the Middle Ages. Drawn from the Secret Archives of the Vatican and Other Original Sources, Volume 3 The History of the Popes: From the Close of the Middle Ages. Drawn from the Secret Archives of the Vatican and Other Original Sources, Ludwig Freiherr von Pastor: Author: Ludwig Freiherr von Pastor.

With the recent election of Pope Francis, it’s a fitting time to look back on the history of popes in the Catholic have been popes through the centuries. Get to know them!Author: Simon Assaad. The feast of St. Linus is now celebrated on 23 September.

This is also the date given in the "Liber Pontificalis". An epistle on the martyrdom of the Apostles St. Peter and Paul was at a later period attributed to St.

Linus, and supposedly was sent by him to the Eastern Churches. It is apocryphal and of later date than the history of the martyrdom of the two Apostles, by some attributed to. 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. There is, of course, no way that Peter was the bishop of Rome in A.D.

The crucial points are these: Pope Pius VI was seized by the French innot As a pris-oner he was removed from Rome innot At the time that he was expelled from the city, he was taken captive—not a year afterward. Here are sev-eral historical. * indicates the Pope was not already a bishop at the time of his election, so the date is of his consecration.

# indicates the Pope resigned. Popes listed: This table was last updated on. The Roman Catholic Popes of the past years: Pope Francis — Ma Benedict XVI — Ap Feb.

28, ; John Paul II — Oct. 16, April 2, So, according to the church at Rome at the time of Linus, there was no sense that Linus was a pope over all churches or the head of the church on earth. Subsequently, perhaps even as early as Sixtus I reign a mere 30 years later and certainly by Pope Victor.

Pope Pius XII tenure in papacy was a complex one. Right at the beginning, he had to deal with the ravages of World War II.

Since he was trained as a diplomat, Pope Pius treaded on a cautious route all through. He hoped to serve as a ‘Pope of Peace’. His attempt at dissuading the European governments from embarking on war was unsuccessful. With the election of Jorge Mario Cardinal Bergoglio as Pope Francis inthere have been popes in the history of the Catholic Church.

The pope is the spiritual leader of Catholicism and the visible head of the Catholic is the successor to Saint Peter, the first among the apostles and the first pope of Rome. Pope Leo X (born Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici, 11 December – 1 December ) was pope and ruler of the Papal States from 9 March to his death on 1 December Born into the prominent political and banking Medici family of Florence, Giovanni was the second son of Lorenzo de' Medici, ruler of the Florentine Republic, and was elevated to the cardinalate in Popes Pius IX, Leo XIII, Pius X, Benedict XV and Pius XI all of whom lived under the Roman Question after the taking of the Papal States by the unified Italy Pope Pius IX () Pope who began as a progressive and eventually because of the Italian Revolution ended up a reactionary.

The popes of Rome: from the earliest times to Pius ix, A.D. William Tayler (of the Middle Temple.) 0 Reviews. Preview this book. For 20 years, Pope Pius IX would retain temporal power but solely through the occupation of Austrian and French troops in Rome.

It was certainly true that Pope Pius became far less sympathetic to. Pius XII, original name Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli, (born March 2,Rome, Italy—died October 9,Castel Gandolfo), pope, bishop of Rome and head of the Roman Catholic Church, who had a long, tumultuous, and controversial pontificate (–58).During his reign as pope, the papacy confronted the ravages of World War II (–45), the abuses of the Nazi, fascist.

On Monday, 80 years after Pius XII’s election to the papacy, Pope Francis announced that the archives of the controversial wartime pontiff would be opened to scholars next March.

Julius III Marcellus II Paul IV Pius IV Pius V Gregory XIII Sixtus V Urban VII Gregory XIV Innocent IX Clement VIII. -- The first pope to travel by airplane: Paul VI () The longest reigning pope was, by tradition, St.

Peter, the first pope. He is said to have served a term of 35 years, from the death of Jesus to his own crucifixion in Rome when he was in his 60s. Pope Pius IX () comes in second at nearly 32 years. A History of the Popes tells the story of the oldest living institution in the Western world—the papacy.

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 s: Documents and Speeches by Pope Pius XII.

Documents (): Type: Date: Dum Gravissimum First radio message after his election to the See of Peter. The History Of The Popes, From The Close Of The Middle Ages, Drawn From The Secret Archives Of The Vatican And Other Original Sources, Volume 4 by Pastor, Ludwig, Freiherr von, ; Antrobus, Frederick Ignatius, one of major popes of this time period- wrote 87 encyclicals-most famous on social justice - "Rerum Novarum" treatment of workers and dignity of humans.

Vatican Council. called by Pope Pius IX to reconcile differences within the Church. -addressed issue of papal infallibility. 1st catholic diocese in US. Baltimore. YOU MIGHT. The author of this bold and confident prediction was none other than Pope Pius II himself.

The words appear in the preface to his Commentarii rerum memorabilium quae temporibus suis contigerunt (–64), the thirteen-book account of his life, his pontificate, and the age in which he lived.

Pius casts himself in this passage as the victim of vicious persecution, and through his parallel to. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The papacy of Pius IX was the longest in the Papal States' history, lasting 32 years. Following the conservative Pope Gregory XVI, Pius IX appeared to be liberal and open-minded.

He instituted the State Council (Pope Pius IX, b), allowed Jews freedom of worship and movement, and. Pope PIUS II, A.D (The history of the popes from the close of the Middle Ages Book 3) - Kindle edition by Pastor, Ludwig, Raul, Cristo.

Religion & Author: Ludwig Pastor, Cristo Raul. Today I found out about Pope Pius II, who wrote a popular romance novel called The Tale of Two Lovers. Pope Pius II was born Enea Silvio Piccolomini near Siena, Italy inone of 18 children.

His family was part of the Italian aristocracy, but they had fallen into poverty. A History of the Popes, By Owen Chadwick. [The Oxford History of the Christian Church.] (New York: Oxford University Press.

x, $) Following up his volume in the same series, The Ropes and European Revolution, Professor Chadwick has now given us a history of the four popes from Gregory XVI to Pius X.

The longest papacy in history began on this day J when Giovanni Maria Mastai Ferretti became Pope Pius IX. Well might he ponder Christ's words, "In this world you will have many troubles, but be of good cheer, for I have overcome the world." His thirty-two years as pontiff were troubled indeed.

Pius IX's predecessor, Gregory XVI had estranged Italians through oppressive measures. 16 June - 7 February (31 years, days) Bd. Pius IX, O.F.S. Papa PIUS Nonus: Count Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti: Senigallia, Marche, Papal States: 54 / Opened First Vatican Council; lost the Papal States to Italy.

Longest serving pope in history (see note on St. Peter.) 20 February - 20 July (25 years, days). Pope Paul V approving the plan for a fortress at Ferrara (tomb of Pope Paul V, S.M. Maggiore, Rome) (Courtauld Institute of Art, Conway Library).

Cardinal Ruffo, protected by St Anthony, leading the Sanfedisti, (popular print). Pius IX reluctantly surrenders the material sword to The order of Popes Pius and Anicetus has also been interchanged.

There is every reason to regard; these differences as due to the errors of copyists. Another witness is Eusebius. The names and episcopal years of the bishops can be gathered alike from his "History" and his "Chronicle". The Bishop of Rome IS THE POPE. Linus was Bishop of Rome.

Linus was the Pope. It doesn’t matter what Peter had intended. This makes it seem like anyone couldve stepped up and claimed to be Pope and of the true Church with its roots to Christ, even if that was not the case. If the person was recognized as the Bishop of Rome, it WOULD be the case.

The Popes, in chronological order. AD St Pius X. Riese as Giuseppi Melchiorre Sarto; elected 9 Aug, ; d Aug,aged The son of a village postman who was born near Venice. After 17 years as a country priest there, Leo XIII appointed him patriarch and a cardinal in   This list of popes is arranged in chronological order.

It starts with Peter, believed by Catholics to be the first pope, and ends with Benedict XVI, the most recent pope. Alternative names are given, years of reign are listed, and all names are linked to short biographies that describe major dates in their papacy, controversies, and important events at the time.

Metal Mold for Commemorative Medals from the Holy Year: Pope Pius XII Letter Signed Pope Pius XII as Cardinal Secretary of State, Dated Photo of Pope Pius XII as Cardinal Eugenio Pacelli. The History of the Popes, From the Close of the Middle Ages, Volume XXXVII by Ludwig Pastor: Volume The History of the Popes, From the Close of the Middle Ages, Volume XXXVIII by Ludwig von Pastor: Volume The History of the Popes, From the Close of the Middle Ages, Volume XXXIX by Ludwig von Pastor: Volume.

Anthony D'Elia, Department of History, Queen's University “Emily O’Brien’s work on Pope Pius II is the most interesting being done on that humanist pope in recent years.

This book will be greatly welcomed by those of us interested in the Renaissance papacy, Italian political history, and the. This author claims that Pope Linus is the Linus mentioned by St. Paul in his II Timothy The passage by Irenaeus (Adv.

haereses, III, iii, 3) reads: After the Holy Apostles (Peter and Paul) had founded and set the Church in order (in Rome) they gave over the exercise of the episcopal office to Linus. Long-buried Vatican files reveal a new and shocking indictment of World War II’s Pope Pius XII: that in pursuit of absolute power he helped Adolf Hitler destroy German Catholic political.

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