Excerpt From History Of Latin Christianity, Vol Including That Of The Popes To The Pontificate Of Nicolas VThis Rapid Succession Could Not But Give Rise To Reports Of Foul Means, Employed By The Unscrupulous Italians To Get Rid Of These Strangers, Less Dreaded For Their Austerity, Than Hated For Their Usurpation Of The Roman Rights But Italy Was Overawed By The Commanding Character And Unshaken Authority Of The Emperor Henry III N O Secular Power Dared To Offer Resistance, There Was No Cisalpine Prelate, Whose Lofty Piety And Courageous Sacer Dotal Dignity Could Venture, Or Warrant Opposition Rome And Italy Again Looked Submissively To The Trans Alpine Monarch For A Successor To These Two Short Lived PontifisAbout The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At ForgottenbooksThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works
The Very Reverend Henry Hart Milman was an English historian and ecclesiastic.He was born in London, the third son of Sir Francis Milman, 1st Baronet, physician to King George III Educated at Eton and at Brasenose College, Oxford, his university career was brilliant He won the Newdigate prize with a poem on the Apollo Belvidere in 1812, was elected a fellow of Brasenose in 1814, and in 1816 won the English essay prize with his Comparative Estimate of Sculpture and Painting In 1816 he was ordained, and two years later became parish priest of St Mary s, Reading.In 1821 Milman was elected professor of poetry at Oxford and in 1827 he delivered the Bampton lectures on The character and conduct of the Apostles considered as an evidence of Christianity In 1835, Sir Robert Peel made him Rector of St Margaret s, Westminster, and Canon of Westminster, and in 1849 he became Dean of St Paul s.Milman was buried in St Paul s Cathedral.
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- History of Latin Christianity, Vol. 3: Including That of the Popes to the Pontificate of Nicolas V (Classic Reprint)
- Henry Hart Milman
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