This lesson examines the life and death of Cesare Borgia. Born into the highly ambitious and infamous Borgia family, through his life Cesare carved a lasting legacy for himself and became the most...
Cesare Borgia was an Italian noble who served as a cardinal in the Catholic Church and, after his retirement, a soldier for hire. He lived from 1475 until 1507. He is most famous for being a member...
Mar 21, 2022 · Questions and Answers 1. Who or what is the Sea of all Intelligence (or discernment).? A. God B. Dis C. Virgil D. Aristotle 2. Who is the Guardian of the Fifth Circle? A. Alecto B. Phlegyas C. Charon D. Styx 3. What great city did they approach from the water? A. Gehenna B. Elysium C. Khazad Dum D. Dis 4.
Mar 21, 2022 · Questions and Answers 1. What is the hallmark of the third ring of the Seventh Circle? A. The molten lava B. The burning sand C. The venomous swamp D. The shining void 2. What does Virgil describe as the most notable thing that Dante's eyes have seen to this point on his adventure? A. The red streamlet B. The poisoned wood C. The burning sepulchers
Rodrigo Borgia, who was 25 at the time, is one of these Cardinals. The Borgias return to our attention again later. Next is Pius II (1458-1464). Historians consider Pius, a thorough humanist, one of the better Popes of his generation. He also engaged in nepotism. Pope Paul II (1464-1471) follows Pius. He dismissed humanist writers and artists.
Oct 30, 2014 · Ham accused the pope of limiting God's abilities as well, claiming that the pontiff's comments show "a lack of understanding of who Scripture claims God is — the all-powerful Creator, who is capable of doing what is impossible to man." Others, like National Catholic Reporter columnist Heidi Schlumpf, agreed with Pope Francis.
- Francesco Borgia, Third Jesuit Superior General. The Society of Jesus, more commonly referred to as the Jesuits, are the armed militia of the Roman Catholic Church. They were sanctioned in 1540 by Pope Paul III with one mandate: to defeat Protestantism and regain worldwide Papal rule.