Venice came next in antiquity. But the republic of Venice was modern when compared with the papacy; and the republic of Venice is gone, and the papacy remains. The papacy remains, not in decay, not a mere antique, but full of life and youthful vigour.... The New weekly Catholic magazine - Página 1461846Vista completa
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...remains, not in decay, not a mere antique, but full of life and youthful vigor.* The Catholic Church is still sending forth to the farthest ends of the...confronting hostile kings with the same spirit with which she confronted Attila. The number of her children is greater than in any former age. Her acquisitions...