To the modern world the name of Leo X has come down marked with a note of censure or even of ignominy.
It was not Leo X who had taken it into his head to speak theology.
The candidature of Francis was supported by Leo X , who also requires from us the epithet brilliant.
Bonet de Lates afterwards became the favorite physician in ordinary to Leo X, and influenced his conduct.
Pope Leo X at first treated the affair with contempt, thinking that the quarrel would soon die out.
He then occupied Milan and opened negotiations with Leo X, who was glad to make terms with the victorious young king.
Leo X, who succeeded Julius in the year 1513, was on the verge of bankruptcy.
Leo X, the cardinals, and all Rome, were exulting in the belief that their enemy was already in their power.
That is, I have no doubt that Leo X really did love some one before he took the irrevocable vows.
He supposed that there was justice in Leo X, and a sincere love of truth.