In 1914, giacomo della chiesa is elected pope, taking the name benedict xv his papacy lasted more than seven years until his death at 67 in 1922 his papacy lasted more than seven years until his. Pope benedict xvi resumed the use of the traditional red papal shoes, which had been used since roman times by popes but which had fallen into disuse during the pontificate of pope john paul ii contrary to the initial speculation of the press that the shoes had been made by the italian fashion house prada , the vatican announced that the shoes. For twenty-seven years, from 1978 until his death in 2005, john paul ii (1920-2005) served as pope of the roman catholic church, the christian church consisting of bishops and priests with the pope as its head (christianity is a religion based on the teachings of jesus christ, a prophet who lived. Benedictus pp xv giacomo della chiesa 3ix1914 - 22i1922 benedict xv apostolic constitutions apostolic exhortations apostolic letters. Pope benedict xv facts: the italian prelate giacomo della chiesa (1854-1922) reigned as pope benedict xv from 1914 to 1922 his pontificate was spent in dealing with the effects of world war i giacomo della chiesa was born at pegli on nov 21, 1854.
Biography of pope benedict xv benedict xv 1914 - 1922 james della chiesa born 1854 benedict xv's reign was an overture to the reigns of pius xi and pius xiimuch that they achieved was initiated by him. Benedict xv, 1854-1922, pope (1914-22), an italian (b genoa) named giacomo della chiesa successor of pius x  he was made archbishop of bologna in 1907 and cardinal in 1914, two months before his election as pope. Pope benedict xv (latin: benedictus pp xv, italian: benedetto xv 21 november 1854 - 22 january 1922), born giacomo paolo giovanni battista della chiesa, served as supreme pontiff from 3 september 1914 to 22 january 1922, succeeding pope pius x (1903-1914.
Pope benedict xv needed him as a diplomat and not as a martyr and forbade any trip into the ussr even though he was the official papal delegate to russia. This book is the only existing biography of pope benedict xvi, born joseph aloysius ratzinger on april 16, 1927, in southern bavaria comprehensive in scope and. Despite a biography title labeling him the unknown pope, benedict xv had a tremendous impact on life of the church, and his legacy of diplomacy and efforts for peace live on today. Pope benedict xvi was born on april 16, 1927 in marktl am inn, bavaria, germany as joseph alois ratzinger trade mark (1) image as a shy, textbook introvert. Early life edit arms of pope benedict xv della chiesa was born at pegli, a suburb of genoa, italy, of noble family, the son of marchese giuseppe della chiesa he acquired a doctorate of law in 1875, after which he studied for the priesthood and then the training school for the vatican diplomatic service, in which he would spend most of his career.
Pope benedict xv (latin: benedictus pp xv, 21 november 1854 - 22 january 1922), born giacomo paolo giovanni battista della chiesa, was the head of the catholic church from 3 september 1914 to his death in 1922. Namesake - pope benedict xv giacomo della chiesa was born, 21 november 1854, to a noble family in pegli, italy he studied law at the royal university of genoa and theology at rome's gregorian university.
All information for pope benedict xv's wiki comes from the below links any source is valid, including twitter, facebook, instagram, and linkedin pictures, videos, biodata, and files relating to pope benedict xv are also acceptable encyclopedic sources. Biography of his holiness, pope benedict xvi cardinal joseph ratzinger, pope benedict xvi, was born at marktl am inn, diocese of passau (germany) on 16 april 1927 (holy saturday) and was baptised on the same day. This biography, by a professor of european history at anglia polytech, succeeds quite well in describing the political and administrative decisions of pope benedict xv, but doesn't devote much space to the psychology of its subject and other topics most biographies cover. Benedict xv: benedict xv,, pope from 1914 to 1922 after graduating from the university of genoa, he studied for the priesthood in the collegio capranica in rome and entered the papal diplomatic service, later spending four years in spain before being employed in the department of the secretary of state (1887.
Pope benedict xv was archbishop of bologna, italy, in june 1914 when the pistol shots of a serbian nationalist in sarajevo murdered austrian archduke franz ferdinand and his wife, sophie, and. Pope benedict xvi, formerly joseph ratzinger, was born on april 16, 1927 in marktl am inn, germany he was ordained a priest on june 29, 1951 his father, a police officer, came from a traditional family of farmers from lower bavaria.