Innocent XI

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Innocent XI Italian pope from 1676 to 1689 whose papacy was marked by the struggle with Louis XIV of France over papal authority over French Catholics; known for saintliness and canonized in 1956 (1611-1689)
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Usage

In literature:

For the special condemnation by Innocent XI, see Viva, Damnatae Theses, Pavia, 1715, pp.
"History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom" by Andrew Dickson White
By his haughty pretensions the king gave to the coalition the support of Pope Innocent XI.
"A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume V. of VI." by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Innocent XI., Pope, 118.
"The Revelation Explained" by F. Smith
The disputes between Louis and Innocent XI.
"Political Women, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by Sutherland Menzies
When he began to fix his mind on the constitutional history of the Church, he proposed to write, first, on the times of Innocent XI.
"The History of Freedom" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
There have been four Dominican popes: Innocent V. (+ 1276), Benedict XI.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6" by Various
He continued to be the medical adviser of Popes Innocent XI.
"The Popes and Science" by James J. Walsh
Innocent XI, Pope, 346.
"A Short History of Italy" by Henry Dwight Sedgwick
This franchise was restricted, under Innocent XI.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 5 (of 10)" by Fran├žois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
The death of Innocent XI.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 7" by Various
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