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Inside The Vatican

Author : Corrado Pallenberg
ISBN : UOM:39015008783477
Genre : Papacy
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Category: Papacy

Inside The Vatican

Author : Bart McDowell
ISBN : 0792252977
Genre : Photography
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Includes chapters on the everyday life of the Vatican, the art masterpieces in the Vatican's museums, and the modern papacy.
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Inside The Vatican Of Pius Xii

Author : William Tittman, III
ISBN : 9780307552105
Genre : History
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An invaluable contribution to the history of the Catholic Church during the Second World War, this is a richly detailed eyewitness account of the life and politics of the Vatican by an American who worked there from 1940 to 1944. The question of whether Pius XII and the Vatican must bear blame for failing to act decisively in response to Hitler’s Final Solution is as hotly debated today as in the years directly following World War II. INSIDE THE VATICAN OF PIUS XII presents for the first time the observations of an American diplomat who spent four years inside the Vatican. This memoir of Harold H. Tittmann, Jr., describes his encounters with Pius XII and offers details that give a full picture of daily life in the Vatican. Writing of his own activities as a diplomat, Tittmann chronicles his role in assisting and hiding escaped prisoners of war and his experiences navigating the tensions with the representatives of enemy states, with whom he lived side by side. Deftly conveying the beauty and solemnity of events that took place in the dramatic settings of St. Peter’s, the Sistine Chapel, and the Pope’s private chapel, Tittmann’s work will be valued by historians and students of history for generations to come.
Category: History

Inside The Vatican

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ISBN : UVA:X006165502
Genre : Vatican City
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Inside The Vatican

Author : George Bull
ISBN : NWU:35556001695881
Genre : Papacy
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Inside The Vatican

Author : Thomas J. Reese
ISBN : 0674932617
Genre : Religion
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Draws on interviews with Vatican officials to offer a firsthand look at the people, politics, and bureaucracy of the Vatican, revealing how popes are elected and how dissident theologians are disciplined.
Category: Religion

Hitler And The Vatican

Author : Peter Godman
ISBN : 0743245970
Genre : History
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Documents the controversial relationship between the Catholic Church and the Nazis, citing how a communist-wary Vatican maintained a policy of non-interference in Nazi persecutions and withheld crucial information about Nazi activities. 50,000 first printing.
Category: History

The Global Vatican

Author : Francis Rooney
ISBN : 9781442248816
Genre : Political Science
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From the centuries-long prejudices against Catholics in America, to the efforts of Fascism, Communism and modern terrorist organizations to “break the cross and spill the wine,” this book brings to life the Catholic Church’s role in world history, particularly in the realm of diplomacy. Former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See Francis Rooney provides a comprehensive guide to the remarkable path the Vatican has navigated to the present day, and a first-person account of what that path looks and feels like from an American diplomat whose experience lent him the ultimate insider’s perspective. Part memoir, part historical lesson, The Global Vatican captures the braided nature of religious and political power and the complexities, battles, and future prospects for the relationship between the Holy See and the United States as both face challenges old and new. Updated now to include a view towards Pope Francis’ first trip to the United States, The Global Vatican looks forward to the revitalization of the Church in this newest global papacy.
Category: Political Science

A Twentieth Century Crusade The Vatican S Battle To Remake Christian Europe

Author : Giuliana Chamedes
ISBN : 9780674983427
Genre : History
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Drawing on new archival research conducted in eight countries and in seven different languages, this book uncovers how the Vatican shaped the European international order after both world wars, via the novel use of international law, public diplomacy, and new media. Through careful attention to the entanglements of religion and politics, A Twentieth-Century Crusade traces the extraordinary story of how the Vatican moved from the margins to the center of European affairs after World War I.--
Category: History

The Divorce Of Henry Viii

Author : Catherine Fletcher
ISBN : 9781137000583
Genre : History
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In 1533 the English monarch Henry VIII decided to divorce his wife of twenty years Catherine of Aragon in pursuit of a male heir to ensure the Tudor line. He was also head over heels in love with his wife's lady in waiting Anne Boleyn, the future mother of Elizabeth I. But getting his freedom involved a terrific web of intrigue through the enshrined halls of the Vatican that resulted in a religious schism and the formation of the Church of England. Henry's man in Rome was a wily Italian diplomat named Gregorio Casali who drew no limits on skullduggery including kidnapping, bribery and theft to make his king a free man. In this absorbing narrative, winner of the Rome Fellowship prize and University of Durham historian Catherine Fletcher draws on hundreds of previously-unknown Italian archive documents to tell the colorful tale from the inside story inside the Vatican.
Category: History

Spies In The Vatican

Author : David J. Alvarez
ISBN : UOM:39015055809944
Genre : History
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Looks at the history of espionage and intelligence service of Vatican City during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
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Now Is The Appointed Time

Author : Carmen J. Calvanese
ISBN : 9781532673634
Genre : Religion
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The necessity for meaningful change and reform in the Roman Catholic Church is not just the opinion of the few but a consensus of the many. It is no secret; many Catholics today are discontent with the leadership of the church. The once bastion of the faithful are steadily drifting away from Catholicism, some for personal reasons, but the majority of Catholics that have moved on to other denominations or none at all are those who have become disillusioned and disenchanted by the controlling forces of leadership. That is the hierarchy that has failed to modernize the church by bringing its practices and ways of being church into the twenty-first century--especially the leadership that has insufficiently addressed the causes and remedies of the scandalous abuses of pedophile priests. It appears by most accounts that the leadership of the church has not been able to recognize the signs of the times. It is rather obvious; we live in a troubled world, acculturated by sex, greed, violence, and power. These self-destructive futilities grow from the seeds of obsession in the existence of the many. Therefore, reforms are absolutely essential to ensure that Catholicism has a future in the world.
Category: Religion

The New Men

Author : Brian Murphy
ISBN : 1573226998
Genre : Religion
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Follows a year in the lives of six students at the Catholic Church's Pontifical North American College
Category: Religion

Inside The Sandinista Regime

Author : États-Unis. Department of State
ISBN : UCR:31210005659196
Genre : Civil rights
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Pontiff

Author : GORDON. Thomas
ISBN : OCLC:1103587554
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