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  • 1 Pontifical Colleges — • Institutions of higher learning placed under the Holy See Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Pontifical Colleges     Pontifical Colleges      …

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  • 2 Pontifical Audiences —     Pontifical Audiences     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pontifical Audiences     Pontifical Audiences are the receptions given by the pope to Cardinals, sovereigns, princes, ambassadors, and other persons, ecclesiastical or lay, having business… …

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  • 3 Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei — The Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei is a commission of the Roman Catholic Church established by Pope John Paul II s motu proprio Ecclesia Dei of 2 July 1988 for the care of those former followers of Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre who broke with… …

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  • 4 Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum) — Infobox University name = Pontificia Universitas Studiorum a Sancto Thoma Aquinate in Urbe native name = latin name = motto = Caritas veritatis (1908) mottoeng = The Charity of Truth established =1577; 1963 type =Pontifical calendar =Semester… …

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  • 5 Pontifical Croatian College of St. Jerome — The Pontifical Croatian College of St. Jerome The Pontifical Croatian College of St. Jerome, in Italian the Pontificio Collegio Croato Di San Girolamo a Roma,[1] is a Roman Catholic college, church and a society in the city of Rome intended for… …

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  • 6 Pontifical Council for Culture — The Pontifical Council for Culture ( la. Pontificium Consilium de Cultura) dates back to the Second Vatican Council. A whole section of that documents on the Church, Gaudium et Spes , emphasises the fundamental importance of culture for the full… …

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  • 7 Pontifical Biblical Commission — The Pontifical Biblical Commission is a committee of Cardinals, aided by consultors, who meet in Rome to ensure the proper interpretation and defense of Sacred Scripture. This function was outlined in the encyclical Providentissimus Deus .The… …

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  • 8 Pontifical Academy of St. Thomas Aquinas — The Pontifical Academy of St. Thomas Aquinas (original Latin name, according to Art. 1 of its Statutes: Pontificia Academia Sancti Thomae Aquinatis) was established on 15 October 1879 by Pope Leo XIII. The first Prefect was Cardinal Giuseppe… …

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  • 9 Pontifical Biblical Institute — The Pontifical Biblical Institute (it: Pontificio Istituto Biblico ) in Rome, Italy is an institution of the Holy See run by the Jesuits that offers instruction at the university level. It was founded by Pope Pius X in 1909 specifically as a… …

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  • 10 Theologian of the Pontifical Household — In the Roman Catholic Church, Theologian of the Pontifical Household (Latin: Pontificalis Domus Doctor Theologus) is a Roman Curial office which has always been entrusted to a Friar Preacher of the Dominican Order and may be described as the pope …

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  • 11 Order of Preachers —     Order of Preachers     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Order of Preachers     As the Order of the Friars Preachers is the principal part of the entire Order of St. Dominic, we shall include under this title the two other parts of the order: the… …

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  • 12 False Decretals — • A name given to certain apocryphal papal letters contained in a collection of canon laws composed about the middle of the ninth century by an author who uses the pseudonym of Isidore Mercator, in the opening preface to the collection Catholic… …

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  • 13 Decretal — Decretals (Epistolae decretales) is the name that is given in Canon law to those letters of the pope which formulate decisions in ecclesiastical law.[1] They are generally given in answer to consultations, but are sometimes due to the initiative… …

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  • 14 Papal Decretals —     Papal Decretals     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Papal Decretals     I. DEFINITION AND EARLY HISTORY     (1) In the wide sense of the term decretalis (i.e. epistola decretalis) signifies a pontifical letter containing a decretum, or pontifical… …

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  • 15 Decretals, Papal — • In the wide sense the term decretalis signifies a pontifical letter containing a decretum, or pontifical decision. In a narrower sense it denotes a decision on a matter of discipline. In the strictest sense of the word, it means a rescript, an… …

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  • 16 Mit brennender Sorge — (German: With burning anxiety/concern/care ) is a Catholic Church encyclical of Pope Pius XI, published on 10 March 1937 (but bearing a date of Passion Sunday, 14 March).[1] Written in German, not the usual Latin, it was read from the pulpits of… …

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  • 17 Mystery — • This term signifies in general that which is unknowable, or valuable knowledge that is kept secret Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Mystery     Mystery      …

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  • 18 brief — I. a. 1. Short, concise, succinct, compendious, laconic, curt. 2. Short, transitory, fleeting, transient, temporary, short lived, ephemeral. II. n. 1. Epitome, compendium, summary, synopsis, syllabus, abstract, breviary, abridgment, conspectus. 2 …

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  • 19 Napoleon Bonaparte —     Napoleon I (Bonaparte)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Napoleon I (Bonaparte)     Emperor of the French, second son of Charles Marie Bonaparte and Maria Lætitia Ramolino, b. at Ajaccio, in Corsica, 15 August, 1769; d. on the Island of St.… …

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  • 20 Pope Benedict XVI — Benedict XVI Benedict XVI during a general audience in 2010 …

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