Catholic Church and Christian State, essays. Transl

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ESSAY II
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ON THE EVIDENCES OF SCRIPTURE AND TRADITION
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2 Conduces rather to the peace and prosperity of the State
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Why the doctrine not long ago recognised as dangerous ?
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The change not in the Church but in the State
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122 2 Their grounds and principles throughout heretical Protestant
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Connection with Jansenism
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Their want of unity in contrast with the unity of the Church
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6 Order of business 7 Lay diplomacy 8 Charges against the Bishops of th 9 Composition of the Council 10 Principle of majority 11 Representation a...
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THE POPE AND THE BISHOPS
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HOW FAR EPISCOPAL AUTHORITY IS DERIVED
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Neither the Vatican Council nor the Council of Trent has decided
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THE PROPOSITIONS OF THE SYLLABUS
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Prop 118 7779
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Independence of the Church as a perfect society 3 State interference 4 Indirect negative power in religious matters 5 The Placet 6 Appeal from a spiri...
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ESSAY VI
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INFLUENCE OF THE CHURCH ON SOCIAL AND POLITICAL LIFE 1 The Church in the Germanic kingdoms 2 Elective and hereditary monarchies
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Holy Scripture
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THE POWER OF THE PAPACY 280 1 Exalted position of the Pope 273 2 The Pope the father of the one family of Christian nations
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MIDDLE AGES 293 295 299
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The King of Leon
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Resistance of individual princes
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POPE GREGORY VII
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The Pope upconnected with the election of the opposition king
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With reference to the dispensation of the oath of allegiance
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SECT PAGE 1 Feudal suzerainty over single kingdoms
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Hungary and Poland
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Bohemia
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Denmark
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Spain
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Corsica and Sardinia
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Various relations of single States towards the Holy See
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Gregorys declaration that Peter was set as a prince over all the kingdoms of the earth
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IT IS FALSE THAT GREGORY TAUGHT THAT THE POPE COULD TAKE AND DISPOSE AS HE WOULD OF KINGDOMS AND OF THE POS...
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Personal holiness of Popes
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Alleged fruitlessness of his conflicts
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Page 129 - All nations whom thou hast made shall come and worship before thee, O LORD; and shall glorify thy name.
Page 397 - See, I have this day set thee over the nations and over the kingdoms, to root out, and to pull down, and to destroy, and to throw down, to build, and to plant.
Page 78 - ... of all Christians, by virtue of his supreme Apostolic authority, he defines a doctrine regarding faith or morals to be held by the universal Church, by the divine assistance promised to him in blessed Peter, is possessed of that infallibility with which the divine Redeemer willed that his Church should be endowed for defining doctrine regarding faith or morals; and that therefore such definitions of the Roman Pontiff are irreformable of themselves, and not from the consent of the Church.
Page 128 - Desire of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the utmost parts of the earth for thy possession.
Page 99 - Desiring, therefore, not to be in the least degree separated from the faith and doctrine of that See, we hope that we may deserve to be in the one communion, which the Apostolic See preaches, in which is the entire and true solidity of the Christian religion.
Page 226 - The entire direction of public schools, in which the youth of Christian states are educated, except ( to a certain extent ) in the case of episcopal seminaries, may and must appertain to the civil power, and belong to it so far that no other authority whatsoever shall be recognized as having any right to interfere in the discipline of the schools, the arrangement of the studies, the taking of degrees, or the choice and approval of the teachers.
Page 104 - ... the Holy Roman Church enjoys supreme and full Primacy and preeminence over the whole Catholic Church, which it truly and humbly acknowledges that it has received with the plenitude of power from our Lord Himself in the person of blessed Peter, Prince or Head of the Apostles, whose successor the Roman Pontiff is; and as the Apostolic See is bound before all others to defend the truth of faith, so also if any questions regarding faith shall arise, they must be defined by its judgment.
Page 78 - ... to be held by the universal Church, is, by the divine assistance promised to him in Blessed Peter, possessed of that infallibility with which the Divine Redeemer willed that His Church should be endowed in defining doctrine regarding faith or morals ; and that therefore such definitions of the Roman Pontiff are of themselves, and not from the consent of the Church, irreformable.
Page 377 - For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men ? for if I yet pleased men. I should not be the servant of Christ.
Page 251 - For we have not here a lasting city, but we seek one that is to come.

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