The pope (Latin: papa, from Greek: πάππας, romanized: pappas, "father"), also known as the supreme pontiff (Pontifex maximus) or the Roman pontiff (Romanus Pontifex), is the bishop of Rome, chief pastor of the worldwide Catholic Church, and head of state or sovereign of the Vatican City State. The primacy of the bishop of Rome is largely derived from his role as the apostolic successor to Saint Peter, to whom primacy was conferred by Jesus, giving him the Keys of Heaven and the powers of "binding and loosing", naming him as the "rock" upon which the church would be built. Since …



MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

The revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685 led to over 200,000 Huguenots fleeing France. Bryan Banks directs our attention to four authors who advocated for the Huguenots’ right …

perceived corrupt Christian power in the form of the papacy. As Helena Rosenblatt shows a theologically informed

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 April 2023 English

The Elizabethan settlement, and the Church of England that emerged from it, made way for a theological reformation, an institutional reformation, and a high political reformation. It was a reformation …

monastic, nor was it particularly loyal to the papacy; however, it was also not uniformly enthused with

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 January 2023 English

André Siegfried (1875–1959) was a leading figure in French academic and cultural life for over five decades. A world traveller who trained as a geographer, Siegfried became a leading political …

referred to him as a “Huguenot” who was hostile to the papacy.1 But he also had a great many admirers. Roger

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 November 2022 English

The modern world was not created by the civilization of Renaissance Italy, the advent of the printing press, or the marriage restrictions imposed by the medieval church. Rather, it was …

antiquity in fourteenth-century Italy, after the papacy had left town for Avignon. Rather than speak as authorities of the High Middle Ages, the Empire and the Papacy, Leonardo Bruni may be said to be the inventor

AFN: Assembly of First Nations · 28 June 2022 English

specifically advocating to the Catholic Papacy to formally rescind the Doctrine of Discovery during their visit to Canada and to advocate to the Catholic Papacy a.

Declaration; specifically advocating to the Catholic Papacy to formally rescind the Doctrine of Discovery during visit to Canada and to advocate to the Catholic Papacy and the Canadian Government to formally rescind

PUL: Les Presses de l'Université Laval · 23 February 2022 French

the conflicts between Philip the Fair and the papacy », dans The Capetian Century, 1214-1314, William

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 31 January 2022 English

Religion is fundamental to contemporary Puerto Rican society. The first synthesis of the religious history of the island, Communities of the Soul explores religion in Puerto Rico and the beliefs, …

Americas, it was the Spanish monarchy rather than the papacy that acted as the supreme head of the Catholic dignitaries for approval by the pope. In practice, the papacy always accepted these recommendations. As well

UOP: University of Ottawa Press · 7 September 2021 English

Quelle fut l’influence de la société québécoise sur l’évolution du judaïsme à Montréal ? Quel fut le rayonnement de la présence juive dans l’ensemble de la province ? Ce livre …

to the states under the authority of the Avignon papacy.17 Under the circumstances, it is unlikely that

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 1 June 2021 English

The French Jesuit Isaac-Joseph Berruyer's Histoire du peuple de Dieu was an ambitious attempt to connect the ideas of the Enlightenment with the theology of the Catholic Church. A paraphrase …

subterfuge or excuse … to whatsoever provinces [the papacy] may choose to send us.”14 The Constitutions of kingdom would lead to unwelcome influence of the papacy in French matters of state, the parlement postponed

UMP: University of Manitoba Press · 2021 English

Popularly thought of as a recreational vehicle and one of the key ingredients of an ideal wilderness getaway, the canoe is also a political vessel. A potent symbol and practice …

aligned against the French monarchy and Catholic papacy. To dismiss the entire work, critics often singled

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