But for it, one would linger upon the Pope
and the Doge, thinking them to be the motive and supreme feature of the picture; whereas one is drawn along, almost unconsciously, to see what the trouble is about.
Venice, in later times, figured more than once in wars of ambition, till, becoming an object to the other Italian states, Pope
All the Powers of old Europe have entered into a holy alliance to exorcise this spectre: Pope
and Czar, Metternich and Guizot, French Radicals and German police-spies.
When he made his final remark, he flung his night-cap to the foot of the bed, as Pope
Gregory did the taper when he fulminated an excommunication; Suzanne then learned for the first time that du Bousquier wore a toupet covering his bald spot.
I have to ask your pardon, I do not,' says Van Tromp, as grand as the Pope
Then the band would play a march, an amnesty would be declared, the Pope
would agree to retire from Rome to Brazil; then there would be a ball for the whole of Italy at the Villa Borghese on the shores of Lake Como, Lake Como being for that purpose transferred to the neighbourhood of Rome; then would come a scene in the bushes, and so on, and so on--as though you did not know all about it?
That it is only the Pope
who is infallible, and that this infallibility does not extend to cardinals.
There, in the twentieth chapter of the Life of Pope
We have in Italy, for example, the Duke of Ferrara, who could not have withstood the attacks of the Venetians in '84, nor those of Pope
Julius in '10, unless he had been long established in his dominions.
I require that his majesty should deign to be godfather to the child she has just borne; and that my lord, after having been present at the christening, should go to proffer his homage to our Holy Father the Pope
Raphael was a great artist when he painted his portrait of the Pope
afterward spent his entire pontificate in the catacombs--eight years.