Sentence Examples


  • The war of Urbino was further marked by a crisis in the relations between pope and cardinals.
  • The pope was greatly alarmed, and although he was then involved in war with France he sent about 30,000 ducats to the Hungarians.
  • He seemed at first inclined to press a quarrel with France over the Burgundian frontier, but the refusal of Pope Boniface VIII.
  • He became a notary and a person of some importance in the city, and was sent in 1343 on a public errand to Pope Clement VI.
  • He passed his time in feasts and pageants, while in a bull the pope denounced him as a criminal, a pagan and a heretic, until, terrified by a slight disturbance on the 15th of December, he abdicated and fled from Rome.