Examples from the Web for popedom
As the representative of the popedom in England, the cardinal was the great obstacle to the Reformation.
During the whole of Innocent's Popedom he had been more or less at war with his citizens notwithstanding his success at first.The Makers of Modern Rome|Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
During the thirteen years of his popedom, Gregory had full scope for his talents as administrator, as well as ruler.St. Gregory and the Gregorian Music|E. G. P. Wyatt
The step might prove his ruin; but if he succeeded he was saved and the popedom with him.
During his popedom he kept a brazen head, which he regularly consulted concerning diabolical subjects.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant