Pope Gregory XV: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... owing to the Pope's precarious hold on life he knew that his tenure of office was bound to be a short one. More was accomplished during the two and a ...
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... punitive operations conferred upon themselves the hereditary office of "Custodians of the Conclaves", which title ... conclavists. It was a much sought-after office. The emoluments [p. 7] were considerable - and ...
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Pope Sixtus V: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... business of trafficking in ecclesiastical benefices even than his predecessors had done, selling the same office several times over. The millions thus collected he hoarded in S. Angelo. Nominally they were ...
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Pope Paul IV: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... hear that Paul was dead, than they pillaged and burnt the palace of the Holy Office and liberated all the prisoners from the dungeons, including several cardinals, to whom the hardships ...
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Pope Alexander VII: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... established at the head of the Government he completely threw off the burden of his office. Quirini, who knew him well, says that attainment to the supreme dignity seemed to rob ...
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Pope Adrian VI: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... V, who had always held him in great veneration and later entrusted him with an office of the highest responsibility in Spain. The Pontiff had always led the rigid life of ...
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Pope Benedict XIV: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... to light, for the agreement made with France gave ample proof of it. Besides the office of Secretary of State he was to be given the leadership of the French party ...
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Pope Benedict XIII: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... Pontiff were concerned with the temporal as well as with the spiritual section of his office and that he was guilty of criminal negligence by allowing Coscia to act as virtual ...
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... appearance, his emaciation and perfect poise made him the ideal representative of his exalted spiritual office. He had shown remarkable proficiency and determination while delegate at Benevento in handling the turbulent ...
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Pope Clement XI: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... the audacity to claim the title of "Prince Dauphin". Louis had dismissed him from his office of Grand Almoner, requested him to return the insignia of the order of the Holy ...
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