papacy

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town in southeastern France on the Rhone River; the seat of the papacy from 1309 to 1378 and the residence of antipopes during the Great Schism Avignon
Italian pope from 1676 to 1689 whose papacy was marked by the struggle with Louis XIV of France over papal authority over French Catholics; known for saintliness and canonized in 1956 (1611-1689) Benedetto Odescalchi , Innocent XI
German pope from 1049 to 1054 whose papacy was the beginning of papal reforms in the 11th century (1002-1054) Bruno , Bruno of Toul , Leo IX
French pope from 1362 to 1370 who tried to reestablish the papacy in Rome but in 1367 returned to Avignon hoping to end the war between France and England; canonized in 1870 (1310-1370) Guillaume de Grimoard , Urban V
Italian pope from 440 to 461 who extended the authority of the papacy to the west and persuaded Attila not to attack Rome (440-461) Leo I , Leo the Great , St. Leo I
offensive term for Roman Catholics; originally, a Roman Catholic who was a strong advocate of the papacy papist
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