Giuseppe Sarto

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Noun1.Giuseppe Sarto - pope who condemned religious modernismGiuseppe Sarto - pope who condemned religious modernism; he was canonized in 1954 because of his interest in the poor (1835-1914)
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Pius X (1903-14) began as young Bishop Giuseppe Sarto appointed assistant to Leo's pontifical throne.
It's appropriate that we're meeting here at this Seminario Pio X, named for Father Giuseppe Sarto, the Italian priest who later became Pope Pius X, and was canonized as Saint Pius X.
At the conclave following Leo's death in 1903, Rampolla was the strongest candidate until the Austro-Hungarian emperor interposed his veto, ensuring the election of Giuseppe Sarto as Hus X.