Pope Benedict XV born Giacomo Paolo Giovanni Battista della Chiesa, (21
November 1854 – 22 January 1922), was Pope from 3 September 1914 until his
Jul 19, 2014 ... Pope Benedict XV was archbishop of Bologna, Italy, in June 1914 when the pistol
shots of a Serbian nationalist in Sarajevo murdered Austrian ...
Sep 3, 2014 ... Despite a biography title labeling him the “Unknown Pope,” Benedict XV had a
tremendous impact on life of the Church, and his legacy of ...
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 ...
Benedict XV, original name Giacomo Della Chiesa (born Nov. 21, 1854, Pegli,
Kingdom of Sardinia—died Jan. 22, 1922, Rome) pope from 1914 to 1922.
Jul 31, 2014 ... The Great War and Pope Benedict XV (4795). Church historian discusses the
papacy, political climate at the time of 'the war to end all wars.' ...
Pope Benedict XV, formerly Giacomo della Chiesa, (1854-1922) was elected to
the ... A man with renowned diplomatic talents, Benedict found his abilities - and ...
Filled with sentiments of awe and thanksgiving, I wish to speak of why I chose the
name Benedict. Firstly, I remember Pope Benedict XV, that courageous ...
By this time the Holy Father, Pope Benedict XV, who had been in the diplomatic
service of ... The Pope wrote of his plea for peace in a letter dated May 5, 1917:.
Benedict XV 1914 - 1922. James della Chiesa born 1854. Benedict XV's reign
was an overture to the reigns of Pius XI and Pius XII. Much that they achieved