By WALTER ULLMANN
This vintage textual content outlines the improvement of the Papacy as an establishment within the heart a long time. With profound wisdom, perception and class, Walter Ullmann strains the process papal historical past from the overdue Roman Empire to its eventual decline within the Renaissance.
The concentration of this survey is at the establishment and the assumption of papacy instead of person figures, spotting the shaping strength of the popes' roles that made them remarkable personalities. The transpersonal suggestion, Ullmann argues, sprang from Christianity itself and resulted in the Papacy as an establishment sui generis.
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A Short History of the Papacy in the Middle Ages by WALTER ULLMANN