Innocent X: The Peace of Westphalia and the Jansenist Controversy. In this episode of Habemus Papam, Fr. Conrad discusses Pope Innocent X, who succeeded Pope Urban VIII–What the Barberians didn't do to Rome, the Barbarinis did. You can listen to the podcast about him...
Leo XI: Another Medici Pope, another friend of St. Philip Neri, and another short papacy.
Gregory XIV: Another short papacy from another friend of St. Philip Neri.
Urban VII: The Shortest Papacy in History.
A bit of a dissapointmnt for reformers, but some bright spots as the Council of Trent continues.
“The most unfortunate of the popes”, the Sack of Rome, the Split with England, and a waffling indecisive Pope.
A powerful and ambitious pope, the builder of the new St. Peter’s and convoker of the 18th Eccumenical Council, Lateran V
The first real Renaissance Pope, a lover of learning and wisdom.