Sentence Examples


  • On his release Consalvi hastened to his master's assistance; and he was soon after allowed to resume his functions under the restored pontificate at Rome.
  • To the pontificate; the death of Piero de' Medici in the same year made Giovanni head of his family.
  • Leo was disturbed throughout his pontificate by heresy and schism.
  • Several minor events of Leo's pontificate are worthy of mention.
  • In the past many conflicting estimates were made of the character and achievements of the pope during whose pontificate Protestantism first took form.

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