No. Title (Latin), Title English translation), Subject, Date. 1. Ad Beatissimi Apostolorum, Appealing For Peace, 1 November 2. When his early calls for restraint went unheeded, Benedict issued the encyclical “ Ad Beatissimi Apostolorum” (“Appealing for Peace”) on Nov. In November , he published his first encyclical, Ad Beatissimi Apostolorum. Excerpts follow: “The combatants are the greatest and.

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War’s Toll on Human Life According to a variety of sources, the total number of combat-related deaths in World War I was, conservatively, some 7 million, with another 3 million military personnel dying from disease or while prisoners of war.

The origin of the evil is a neglect of the precepts and practices of Christian wisdom, particularly a lack of love and compassion. In order the more to stimulate us to brotherly love, even towards those whom our natural pride despises, it is His will that we should recognize the dignity of His own very self in the meanest of men: We hereby renew that condemnation in all its fulness, Venerable Brethren, and as the plague is not yet entirely stamped out, but lurks here and there in hidden places, We exhort all to be carefully here and there in hidden places, We exhort all to be carefully on their guard against any contagion of the evil, to which we may apply the words Job used in other circumstances: Merchant ships and neutral ships and hospital ships were sunk on the seas and all on board left to their fate Extra Ecclesiam nulla salus topic The Latin phrase extra Ecclesiam nulla salus means: History Best of Revolvy RevolvySelect.

Let the Princes and Rulers of peoples remember this truth, and let them consider whether it is a prudent and safe idea for governments or for states to separate themselves from the holy religion of Jesus Christ, from which their authority receives such strength and support. When the fighting ended, Pope Benedict wanted badly to be represented at the Versailles peace conference, but the anticlerical governments of Italy and France said no.

Let them consider again and again, whether it is a measure of political wisdom to seek to divorce the teaching of the Gospel and of the Church from the ruling of a country. The veatissimi points to an ever-increasing beatisismi of Christian preachers and an ever-decreasing effect of their preaching.


It is, moreover, Our will that Catholics should abstain from certain appellations which have recently been brought into use to distinguish one group of Catholics from another. In presence of such perversity of thought and of action, subversive of the very constitution of human society, it would not be right for Us, to whom is divinely committed the teaching of the truth, to keep silence: Peter’s, Rome, on the Feast of All Saints the first day of November, beatissiki thousand nine hundred and fourteen the first year of our Pontificate.

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Member feedback about List of motu proprium: The expectation at the start of every war is that it will be short. But aposotlorum is still, Venerable Brethren, a deeper root of the evils we have hitherto been deploring, and unless the efforts of good men concentrate on its extirpation, that tranquil stability and peacefulness of human relations we so much desire, can never be attained.

Let them be tried honestly and with good will, and let arms meanwhile be laid aside. Its efforts included collecting and sharing information on the situation of POWs, arranging for some 26, wounded beatissmi sick to convalesce in Switzerland, spending 82 million lire, a huge sum for the time, on humanitarian relief, and lobbying Wilson and other leaders sd behalf of peace. Our Lord Jesus Christ came down from Heaven for the very purpose of restoring amongst men the Xpostolorum of Peace, which the envy of the devil had destroyed, and it was His will that it should rest on no other foundation than that of brotherly love.

But in such discussions no expressions should be used which might constitute serious breaches of charity; let each one freely defend his own opinion, but let it be done with due moderation, so that no one should consider himself entitled to affix on those who merely do not agree with his ideas the stigma of disloyalty to faith or to discipline.

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As We are now for the first time addressing you all, Venerable Brethren, it seems a fitting moment to mention certain important points to which We propose to give particular attention, so that by the prompt sd of your efforts with Our own, the desired good results may be more quickly attained. Annus beatisimi plenus A whole year has pas Let them consider spostolorum and again, whether it is a measure of political wisdom to seek to divorce the teaching of the Gospel and of the Church from the ruling of a country and from the public education of the young.


Men fell from the air in flames or were smothered slowly in the dark recesses of the sea. Now, the whole secret of this divine philosophy is, that what are called the goods of this mortal life have indeed the appearance of good, but not the reality; and, therefore, that it is not batissimi the enjoyment of them that man can be happy.

But more especially – and We do not hesitate to repeat it – by the help geatissimi every argument, supplied by the Gospels or by the nature of man himself, or by the consideration of the interests of the individual and of the community, let us strive to exhort all men, that in virtue of the divine law of charity they should love one another with brotherly love. As regards matters in which without harm to faith or discipline – in the absence of any authoritative intervention of the Apostolic See – there is room for divergent opinions, it is clearly the right of everyone to express and defend his own opinion.

The French politician Georges Clemencea Once they have been imbued with the fallacies of the agitators, to whose behests they are most docile, who will ever make them aposgolorum that it does not follow that because men are equal by their nature, they must all beaitssimi an equal place in the community?

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Whatever power then is exercised amongst men, whether that of the King or that of an inferior authority, it has its origin from God. Member feedback about World War I: That you love one another John xiv.

Lists of Latin phrases Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. The Germans believed they ought to have won the war and thought their defeat due to a stab in the back — no doubt delivered by Jews. As men are generally stimulated, Venerable Brethren, openly to profess their Catholic faith, and to harmonize their lives with its teaching, by brotherly exhortation and by the good example of their fellow men, we greatly rejoice as more and more Catholic associations are formed.