Download e-book for kindle: A History of the Popes 1830-1914 (Oxford History of the by Owen Chadwick

By Owen Chadwick

May perhaps a Pope ever consent to be the topic of a political energy? Chadwick provides an research of the factors and effects of the top of the historical Papal country, and the mental pressures upon outdated Rome because it got here less than assault from the Italian Risorgimento; and never purely from Italy, yet from liberal hobbies in Germany, France, Spain, and Portugal, in addition to Tsarist Russia because it oppressed its Polish matters. If a united Italy was once to be completed, the country must disappear. those pressures prompted Popes to withstand "the global" instead of to attempt to persuade it, to make the Vatican extra of a sanctuary at the back of excessive partitions, and to evangelise the extra otherworldly points of Catholic religion. while they met new ethical calls for: the rights of the laborer in undefined, divorce, and toleration--which they can confront as the Revolution had destroyed the powers of the Catholic kings over their church buildings. hence, Chadwick issues out, Catholic authority should be way more centralized in Rome.

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And I took the child which she held out to me and when I held it in my arms, the Virgin-Mother placed upon its head a crown of white roses—and a few months later you were born . ' It alarmed the printers. Sainte-Beuve, who in these years of his life was more than half a disciple of Lamennais, visited the press while they printed and found them excited and wondering whether what they did was legal. Republicans were radiant, and Poles, and some Belgians, and some French who were not so republican.

The Church got its way over mixed marriages; the government withdrew any claim to interfere in the rules of the Church, and agreed to free communication between Rome and the Catholic authorities in Prussia; schools with Polish children began to teach in the Polish language; a chair of Slav language and literature was founded at the university of Breslau; the oath of loyalty that new bishops had to take was altered to suit Catholic consciences. The Ministry of Church Affairs was divided into two sections, Catholic and Protestant, each with a head of that denomination.

Here was a second case, like that of Lamennais and Singulari nos, where the Pope intervened personally, and with an almost equal vagueness; and with the condemnation of books without that of their authors. When the Prussian State gave way over mixed marriages, as part of the bargain it agreed not to defend the Bonn disciples of Hermes in their professorships. Their best mind, the historian Braun, ejected from his chair, turned like Lamennais to politics, in his case the Prussian Parliament. His colleague Achterfeldt, the professor of preaching, refused to accept the condemnation and was ejected.

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