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  • 181 Advocates of St. Peter — • A body of jurists constituting a society whose statutes were confirmed by a brief of Leo XIII, 5 July, 1878 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Advocates of St. Peter     Advocates of St. Peter …

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  • 182 Apostolici Regiminis — • A Bull issued 19 December, 1513, by Leo X, in defence of the Catholic doctrine concerning the immortality of the soul Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Apostolici Regiminis     Apostolici Regiminis …

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  • 183 Arabia — • The cradle of Islam and, in all probability, the primitive home of the Semitic race Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Arabia     Arabia      …

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  • 184 Foundation — • An ecclesiastical foundation is the making over of temporal goods to an ecclesiastical corporation or individual, either by gift during life or by will after death, on the condition of some spiritual work being done either in perpetuity or for… …

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  • 185 Gesellenvereine — • German Catholic societies for the religious, moral, and professional improvement of young men Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Gesellenvereine     Gesellenvereine      …

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  • 186 Legate — • In its broad signification, means that person who is sent by another for some representative office. In the ecclesiastical sense it means one whom the pope sends to sovereigns or governments or only to the members of the episcopate and faithful …

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  • 187 Meletius of Antioch — • Lengthy article on the career of the gentle bishop who longed for unity in the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Meletius of Antioch     Meletius of Antioch    …

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  • 188 New Orleans — • Archdiocese in the southern United States Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. New Orleans     New Orleans     † …

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  • 189 Sodality — • It would not be possible to give a definition making a clear distinction between the sodalities and other confraternities; consequently the development and history of the sodalities are the same as those of the religious confraternities… …

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  • 190 Sweden — • The largest of the three Scandinavian countries and the eastern half of the Scandinavian peninsula Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sweden     Sweden      …

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  • 191 Versions of the Bible — • Article on versions of the Bible in the original languages and in translation. Grouped by source Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Versions of the Bible     Versions of the Bible …

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  • 192 Archdiocese of Valencia —     Archdiocese of Valencia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Archdiocese of Valencia     (VALENTINA).     Located in Spain; comprises the civil Provinces of Valencia, Alicante, and Castellón. The city of Valencia is in the region known in ancient… …

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  • 193 Januarius Maria Sarnelli —     Januarius Maria Sarnelli     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Januarius Maria Sarnelli     One of S. Alphonsus s earliest companions, fourth son of Baron Angelo Sarnelli of Ciorani, b. in Naples 12 Sept., 1702; d. 30 June, 1744. From his childhood… …

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  • 194 Johann Joseph Gassner —     Johann Joseph Gassner     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Johann Joseph Gassner     A celebrated exorcist; b. 22 Aug., 1727, at Braz, Vorarlberg, Austria; d. 4 April, 1779, at Pondorf, on the Danube (Diocese of Ratisbon); studied at Prague and… …

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  • 195 Pietro Pomponazzi —     Pietro Pomponazzi     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pietro Pomponazzi     (POMPONATIUS, also known as PERETTO on account of his small stature)     A philosopher and founder of the Aristotelean Averroistic School, born at Mantua, 1462; died at… …

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  • 196 Innocent III —     Pope Innocent III     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Innocent III     (Lotario de Conti)     One of the greatest popes of the Middle Ages, son of Count Trasimund of Segni and nephew of Clement III, born 1160 or 116 …

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  • 197 Pope Innocent III —     Pope Innocent III     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Innocent III     (Lotario de Conti)     One of the greatest popes of the Middle Ages, son of Count Trasimund of Segni and nephew of Clement III, born 1160 or 1161 at Anagni, and died 16… …

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  • 198 St. Gregory VII —     Pope St. Gregory VII     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope St. Gregory VII     (HILDEBRAND).     One of the greatest of the Roman pontiffs and one of the most remarkable men of all times; born between the years 1020 and 1025, at Soana, or… …

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  • 199 Pope St. Gregory VII —     Pope St. Gregory VII     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope St. Gregory VII     (HILDEBRAND).     One of the greatest of the Roman pontiffs and one of the most remarkable men of all times; born between the years 1020 and 1025, at Soana, or… …

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  • 200 St. Ambrose —     St. Ambrose     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Ambrose     Bishop of Milan from 374 to 397; born probably 340, at Trier, Arles, or Lyons; died 4 April, 397. He was one of the most illustrious Fathers and …

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