The popular name for the Second Vatican Council, an assembly of all the bishops of the Roman Catholic Church held from 1962 to 1965. The bishops ordered a large-scale liberalization and modernization of practices in their church.
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Angelina Jolie was able to seemingly glide into the Vatican on Thursday to present her new film ‘Unbroken.’
Lee and Coogan did briefly meet with the pope, with pictures to prove it, but no one at the Vatican officially screened the film.
As Sutton shows in his book, the important shift took place gradually, from the end of the Civil War until World War II.
My father was in an intelligence unit for the U.S. Navy, as he had been in World War II.
The Chief who went through World War I and then managed to get back into World War II.
Its culture however was looked upon with the same disapproval by Charles II.
We now proceed to learn the eighteen kings intermediate between William II.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
Buckles were first worn as shoe fastenings in the reign of Charles II.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
Leo II, pope, died; an able and resolute pontiff; established the kiss of peace at the mass, and the use of holy water.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Tchaikovsky was always deeply interested in his countrys past, especially in the period of Catherine II.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky