Pope Paul III born Alessandro Farnese, was Pope from 13 October 1534 to his
death in 1549. .... of circumstances compelled him to do the Emperor's will and
accept the ecclesiastical measures ado...
Italian noble who was the last of the Renaissance popes (reigned 1534–49) and
the first pope of the Counter-Reformation. The worldly Paul III was a notable
patron of the arts and... ... Note: we do not allow links to external resources in
editor. ... Although a prelate, Alessandro did not become an ordained priest until
Pope Julius II would name Paul bishop of Parma in 1509. He did not receive
ordination until 1519, but collected numerous benefices while serving in Rome.
Paul III (1468-1549) was pope from 1534 to 1549. He was a man of keen
intelligence, intense energy, and dogged tenacity. His pontificate was somewhat
POPE PAUL III (Alessandro Farnese), Pope from 1534 to 1549, was born on the
28th of February 1468, of an old and distinguished family. As a pupil of the ...
Pope who reigned from 1468 to 1534. ... Among their children were the beautiful
Giulia, who married an Orsini, and Alessandro, later Paul III. ... outside of the
normal court of the Church, led to a waste of time, and did far more harm than
Pope Paul III and the Defence of Rome. The cardinals who met in Rome in
October 1534 to choose the successor of Pope Clement VII did not have many
What the Catholic reformers did was simply to recognize the accomplished fact
and by ... Many distinguished men saw the needs of the church and tried early to
do ... The first pope of the Catholic Reformation was probably Paul III (1534-49).
Paul III, 1468–1549, pope , a Roman named Alessandro Farnese; successor of
Clement VII. He was created cardinal by Alexander VI, and his.
Not until Paul III became pope in 1534 did the Roman Catholic church receive
the leadership it needed to coordinate these impulses and meet the challenge of