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Venetian cardinals at the Papal Court during the pontificates of Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII

Stella Ruth Fletcher

Venetian cardinals at the Papal Court during the pontificates of Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII

1471-1492.

by Stella Ruth Fletcher

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Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1991.

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Open LibraryOL13864947M

Then, recorded in Church documents, is one of the strangest pontificates in papal history: "Ten days after the death of Nicholas IV (), the twelve cardinals assembled in Rome but two years and three months were to pass before they gave the Church a pope." (The . Pope Leo X (11 December – 1 December ), born Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici, 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

a man claiming to be pope who is not the true pope; during the Great Schism of the West, antipopes ruled in Avignon, France, in opposition to the true popes in Rome antipope a deadly and highly contagious disease, also called the plague, that spread throughout Europe during the Late Middle Ages. Sixtus V, original name Felice Peretti, (born Dec. 13, , Grottammare, Ancona, Papal States—died Aug. 27, , Rome), pope from to , who reformed the Curia.. He entered the Franciscan order in and was ordained at Siena, Republic of Florence, in He served twice (–60) as inquisitor general in Venice, his severity there causing his recall.

Popes Through the Ages Joseph Brusher S.J. presents a chronological list of popes, from St. Peter to John Paul II, with a brief biography for each. Pope Sixtus V was a strong advocate of his own order, the Franciscans, who had educated him and employed him as a preacher, as the rector of three different monasteries, and as the vicar general of the Order. Selecting the Name "Sixtus" Sixtus V chose the papal name "Sixtus" in homage to Sixtus IV, the last Franciscan pope.


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Venetian cardinals at the Papal Court during the pontificates of Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII by Stella Ruth Fletcher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fletcher, Stella () Venetian cardinals at the Papal Court during the pontificates of Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII: PhD thesis, University of Warwick. Pope Sixtus IV (21 July – 12 August ), born Francesco della Rovere, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 9 August to his death.

His accomplishments as pope included the construction of the Sistine Chapel and the creation of the Vatican Archives.A patron of the arts, he brought together the group of artists who ushered the Early Renaissance into Created cardinal: 18 Septemberby Paul II.

Venetian cardinals at the Papal Court during the pontificates of Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII: By Stella Fletcher. Download PDF (17 MB) Abstract. The histories of particular cities and states within that myriad-faceted\ud slice of civilisation, the Renaissance in Italy, have received\ud more scholarly attention than have the Author: Stella Fletcher.

Pope Leo X (11 December – 1 December ), born Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici, was pope from 9 March to his death in 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 Following the death of Pope Julius II, Giovanni was Predecessor: Julius II.

Papal court is a crossword puzzle clue. Clue: Papal court. Papal court is a crossword puzzle clue that we have spotted over 20 times. There are related clues (shown below). The changes in the cardinalate wrought by Martin V and Eugenius IV began to manifest themselves in the conclave of The number of political cardinals resident outside the papal court, for example, was so great that fewer than three-quarters of the College's membership actually participated in the election.

During the pontificate of Pope Innocent VIII, Cardinal Rodrigo Borgia resented the influence Cardinal Giuliano Della Rovere had on the Pope, so at the conclave which followed the death of Innocent VIII, he used all his power and his wealth to convince the cardinals to vote for him: he promised his palace to the Sforza, Soriano to the.

Sixtus IV, original name Francesco della Rovere, (born JCella Ligure, near Savona, Republic of Genoa—died Aug. 12,Rome), pope from to who effectively made the papacy an Italian principality. Becoming a Franciscan, he subsequently taught and was chosen minister general of his order in He was made cardinal in by Pope Paul II, whom he succeeded on.

The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church Papal elections in the Fifteenth Century The election of Pope Eugenius IV () By Francis A.

Burkle-Young Author of Passing the Keys. Background I: The Cardinalate in the Fifteenth Century. Unam Sanctam Papal Bull of Boniface VIII: One God, One Faith, One Spiritual Authority.

Michael Cyberspace Monastery Unam Sanctam Papal Encyclicals Online Supra Motem Papal Bull of Nicholas IV on the Third Rule of the Third Order of St. Francis Exiit qui seminat Papal Bull of Pope Nicholas III confirming the rules of the Friar.

During what is known as the Little Ice Age, the grip of freezing weather, failing of crops, rising crime, and mass starvation resulted in an increasing fear of the request of German inquisitor Heinrich Kramer, Innocent VIII issued the papal bull known as Summis desiderantes(5 December ), which supported Kramer’s investigations against magicians and witches.

The papal household or pontifical household (usually not capitalized in the media and other nonofficial use, Latin: Pontificalis Domus), called until the Papal Court (Aula Pontificia), consists of dignitaries who assist the pope in carrying out particular ceremonies of either a religious or a civil character.

It is organised into two bodies: the Papal Chapel (Cappella Pontificia), which. Fletcher, Stella () Venetian cardinals at the Papal Court during the pontificates of Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII: PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gatward Cevizli, Antonia () Beyond Bellini: aspects of Italian-Ottoman cultural exchange PhD thesis, University of Warwick. During this time of retirement, he withdrew from Rome to study, editing the works of St. Ambrose.

He also erected a villa. A conclave free from outside influences unanimously elected Perfetti-Montalto, as he was known, in He took the name Sixtus V in memory of Sixtus IV, who was also a Minorite. Sixtus V was a pontiff born to rule. Made pope in having been elected during the Council of Constance, and responsible for ending the Great Schism between the rival popes of Rome and Avignon), and Eugene IV, or rather until the pontificates of Paul II (/92), Sixtus IV (/84), Innocent VIII (/92), and the first part of the reign of Alexander VI (Rodrigo Borgia PAUL II, in spite of the immense sums he squandered, had left the treasury well filled, and Cardinal della Rovere having promised to divide the proceeds equally among the cardinals, was elected without demur.

He was the first Pope of humble birth to found a great and powerful house. Under his reign nepotism developed with such alarming rapidity that it had soon reached the proportions of a. Sixtus IV (FRANCESCO DELLA ROVERE), POPE, b. near Abisola, J ; d. Aug His parents were poor, and while still a child he was destined for the Franciscan Order.

Later he studied philosophy and theology with great success at the University of Pavia, and lectured at Padua, Bologna, Pavia, Siena, and Florence, having amongst other eminent disciples the famous Cardinal Bessarion.

Forty years after Luther's death, the statue was removed by Pope Sixtus V. Though The Catholic Encyclopedia regards the story of Pope Joan as a mere tale, it gives the following summary: "After Leo IV () the Englishman John of Mainz occupied the Papal chair two years, seven months and four days, he was, it is alleged, a woman.

See a section on a Guide which describes Rome at the time of Pope Sixtus V. Pope Clement VIII. Pope Sixtus V died of malaria in August he was followed by three popes whose pontificates were very short: Pope Urban VII: 13 days; Pope Gregory XIV: 10 months; Pope Innocent IX: 2 months.

Excerpt from Lives of the English Cardinals, Vol. 1: Including Historical Notices of the Papal Court, From Nicholas Breakspear (Pope Adrian IV.) To Thomas Wolsey, Cardinal Legate There is of course sound policy in endeavouring to conciliate the liberal and the legitimate monarchies of Europe when the papal temporalities are believed to be in no Author: Folkestone Williams.

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for PAPAL COURT [curia] We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word curia will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.Sixtus had a great regard for his sister, known as Donna Camilla, who soon acquired a very influential position at court.

She had been a washerwoman, and some pasquinade having been circulated on the subject of the lady's past employment, the Pope offered sequins [p. ] to the author with a promise of his life if he would come forward.[one of worst, LP] Innocent IV fled to France from From he was opposed by Conrad IV, Frederic’s son.

He died in Naples during uprisings. Alexander IV lost control of the Papal States to Manfred of Sicily.