If heard at all it must be heard before his Holiness and the sacred college.
He had boundless money, and money in the sacred college was only not omnipotent.
To provide against this, he had essayed to place them in safety by consigning them as a deposit in trust to the sacred college.
We had passed through the sacred college together, and always he had been known as the dullard.
The sacred college will never make a prince of the Church of one whose name has been sullied by the slang of journalism.
Among the twenty-three Cardinals of which the sacred college then consisted, three were prominent candidates for the papal tiara.
Casalis denounced the new brief as a forgery, and the sacred college seemed to be of the same opinion.
Enfantin became a defender of free love, and inaugurated a fantastic sacerdotalism which drove Bazard from the "sacred college."
On approaching the members of the sacred college, he exclaimed, "Ah, the cardinals!"
Cardinal Maury took up the suggestion with enthusiasm, and employed all his eloquence to impress the sacred college with the idea.