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Author O'Reilly, Bernard, 1823-1907.

Title Life of Leo XIII : from an authentic memoir furnished by his order, written with the encouragement, approbation and blessing of His Holiness the Pope
Published Sydney : Standard Pub. Co., 1887

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Description 603 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents The author's preface -- Part First -- 1. Introductory : Lumen in Cœlo : "the Light in the Heavens" : what the reader will find in this life -- 2. Carpineto, the birth-place of Leo XIII -- 3. Social and religious condition of Italy when Vincent Pecci was a child -- 4. Leo XII succeeds Pius VII -- 5. Drawn to the service of God -- Part Second. Administrative and diplomatic career -- 6. Delegate or Governor of Beneveto at twenty-eight -- Appendix C. The College of Cardinals -- 7. Monsignor Pecci appointed Delegate or Governor of Umbria -- 8. Nunciature in Belgium -- 9. Studying London, Paris, and Rome -- Part Thrid. Joachim Pecci's glorious episcopate in Perugia -- 10. Preparing for the battle -- 11. Preparing for the battle -- 12. In the battle -- 13. Joachim Pecci the great benefactor of Perugia -- 14. In the battle -- 15. The fierce battle with Anti-Christ -- 16. The battle for his clergy growing fiercer -- 17. A pause in the conflict : two family feasts -- 18. 1877 : Cardinal Pecci at the Golden Jubilee of Pius IX -- Part Fourth. The pontificate -- 19. The Conclave -- 20. Lumen in Cœlo -- 21. Anti-Christ solemnly defies Leo XIII in Rome -- 22. 188-1879 : difficulties of the new pontificate -- 23. Leo XIII and the Eastern peoples -- 24. Leo XIII and the Eastern peoples -- 25. Leo XIII and Great Britain -- 26. Leo XIII and Ireland -- 27. 1881 : funeral of Pius IX -- 28. Leo XIII and the United States -- 29. Leo XIII and Gerany -- 30. Leo XIII and higher studies -- 31. Leo XIII and France -- 32. Leo XIII and the spoliation of the Propaganda -- 33. Leo XIII and Spain -- 34. The prisoner of the Vatican and the Jubilee of 1887 -- Appendixes
Subject Leo XIII, Pope, 1810-1903.
Leo, Pope XIII, 1810-1903
Catholic Church -- History -- Modern period, 1500-
Catholic Church -- History -- Modern period
Popes.