• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Papality The papacy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n papality Same as papalty.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. papalitas,: cf. F. papauté,


In literature:

The papal court was the natural centre of all this animation, and many a stately procession wended its way to the Vatican.
"Women of the Romance Countries" by John R. Effinger
The Cardinal Montalto is called Monticelso, and his papal title is Paul IV.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
Prominent ecclesiastics would naturally follow the lines laid down by their Papal superiors.
"Old-Time Makers of Medicine" by James J. Walsh
One threatened the papal States from Milan, and the other from Naples.
"Henry VIII." by A. F. Pollard
It was only after this hope had been abandoned that they definitely took sides with the Papal authority.
"German Culture Past and Present" by Ernest Belfort Bax
This brave captain took possession of Pesaro in March, 1445; two years later he received the papal investiture of the fief.
"Lucretia Borgia" by Ferdinand Gregorovius
The king himself was both on political and religious grounds firm on the Papal side.
"History of the English People, Volume III (of 8)" by John Richard Green
The sermons continued, the Papal decree was ignored, but a new doubt had entered the mind of Florentines.
"Heroes of Modern Europe" by Alice Birkhead
There was a great response to the papal summons.
"Peter the Hermit" by Daniel A. Goodsell
The storm of papal persecution first burst upon the Waldenses in France.
"Fox's Book of Martyrs" by John Foxe

In poetry:

Thus spake the Pow'r: the holy man,
Himself devoid of guile,
No longer dreads the papal ban,
Nor fears the insidious wile.
"Enigma XLVI." by Elizabeth Hitchener
Beneath thy long suspended ire
Let papal Antichrist expire;
Thy knowledge spread from sea to sea,
'Till every nation bows to thee.
"On War" by Augustus Montague Toplady
Who knows a woman's wild caprice?
'It played with Goethe's silvered hair,
And many a Holy Father's "niece"
Has softly smoothed the papal chair.
"The Last Blossom" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
God save thee, Garibaldi! for the hour
That soon will strike the knell of Papal power
And Gallic intervention; and a home
For truth and liberty be found in Rome.
"Medley of Thoughts And Feelings On The Italian Crisis" by Janet Hamilton
The daisies grew around, and brought
The homage of young spring to praise
This stately relic of old days,
When France with Spain for mastery fought;
And Philip over England sought
To spread the Papal wings.
"The Armada Gun" by John Douglas Sutherland Campbell
Prosperity is flushed with Papal ease
And grants indulgences to pride of word,
Robing our soul in pomp and vanities,
Ah! no fit dwelling for our gentle Lord;
Grief rends those draperies of pride and sin,
And so our Lord will deign to enter in.
"Grief" by Marietta Holley

In news:

Papal pardon is expected for butler .
Today, more than 100 members of Congress plan to attend a papal Mass at Nationals Park.
Papal pardon is expected for butler.
The papal period drama will start shooting in Prague and Italy and reach the US and UK via Netflix.
Pope Benedict XVI moved Friday to shore up the papal household in the aftermath of the Vatican's leaks scandal, naming his trusted secretary to also run the office that organizes his schedule.
Political Risks of Papal Visit to Cyprus.
1 items are tagged with papal visit.
Papal Butler's Trial Was a Model of Justice and Fairness.
Pope Benedict XVI's valet investigated on suspicion of leaking private papal correspondence and other documents.
Vatican confirms fall papal trip to Germany.
Catholic News Service photographer in Rome shares his favorite images from papal portfolio.
Archbishop Philip Hannan at the Papal Mass during the visit of the Pope in the 1980s.
The public trial of the pope's butler for allegedly stealing and leaking papal correspondence to a journalist began Saturday.
Pope's butler awaits verdict in papal leaks trial.
Papal pardon expected for butler in Vatican theft.