the ecumenical council, convoked in Rome, 1869–70, by Pope Pius IX, that declared the dogma of papal infallibility.
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How to use Vatican Council in a sentence
Then he suddenly summoned the Vatican Council II, whose reforms the Curia and recent popes have in effect sought to roll back.
“Recall the sense of excitement with which each session of the Second Vatican Council was received,” she says.
In Doubt there isn't a single mention of the Second Vatican Council - but it's there.
The Vatican Council declares that the world-wide Church is the irrefragable witness of its own legation or mission to mankind.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 6 (of 12) | Robert G. Ingersoll
There was never a more luminous evidence of this supernatural fact than in the Vatican Council.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 6 (of 12) | Robert G. Ingersoll
It seems this usage will be observed in the Vatican Council.
As we have seen, the late Vatican Council has anathematized them.History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science | John William Draper
Another month of the Vatican Council has passed by without any public session.