Pontifical

  • (adj): Denoting or governed by or relating to a bishop or bishops.
    Synonyms: episcopal
    See also — Additional definitions below

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List Of Roman Catholic Seminaries - Italy - Rome
... See also List of Pontifical Universities in Rome Pontificio Collegio Leoniano - founded in 1897 located in Anagni Pontificio Collegio Nepomuceno - founded in 1884 located in Rome Pontifical ... Pontifical Roman Seminary (Pontificio Seminario Romano Maggiore) - founded in 1565 located at the Basilica of St ...
Thomas Olmsted - Priesthood
... Olmsted earned a doctorate in canon law summa cum laude from the Pontifical Gregorian University in 1981, and served as an official in the Vatican Secretariat of State from 1979 to 1988 ... During his time in Rome, he was also an assistant spiritual director at the Pontifical North American College ... and President-Rector (1997) at the Pontifical College Josephinum in Worthington, Ohio ...
Lawrence Eugene Brandt - Biography
... He then studied at the Pontifical College Josephinum in Columbus, Ohio ... He also completed his theological studies at the Pontifical North American College and Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome ... style none Brandt then attended the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, and successively served in the nunciatures to Madagascar, Germany, Ecuador, and Algeria from 1973 to ...
Luigi Sincero
1870 – 7 February 1936) was a Roman Catholic Cardinal and President of the Pontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law and Secretary of Sacred ... at the Seminary of Vercelli and the Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome ... He was chosen as the Vice-rector of the Pontifical Lombard College in 1894 ...
Luigi Sincero - Episcopate
... Pope Pius appointed him President of the Pontifical Commission for the Codification of the Oriental Canon Law on November 23, 1934 and President of the Pontifical Commission for the Authentic ... Preceded by Giulio Serafini President of the Pontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law 12 December 1934 – 7 February 1936 Succeeded by Massimo Massimi ...

More definitions of "pontifical":

  • (adj): Proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles.
    Synonyms: papal, apostolic, apostolical