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  • This is the case with the power of the pope and his primacy, the exercise and manifestation of which have been continually developing.
  • For this exercise of the primacy as for the others, we must conceive of the pope and the episcopate united to him as a continuation of the Apostolic College and its head Peter.
  • This explains the late date at which the dogma was defined, and the assertion that the dogma was already contained in that of the papal primacy established by our Lord himself in the person of St Peter.
  • It doubtless arose from the proposed forms for the definitions of the primacy and the pontifical magisterium.
  • His tutors were the learned Janos Vitez, bishop of Nagyvarad, whom he subsequently raised to the primacy, and the Polish humanist Gregory Sanocki.
 

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