Benedetto Caetani

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Noun1.Benedetto Caetani - pope who declared that Catholic princes are subject to the pope in temporal as well as in theological matters (1235-1303)Benedetto Caetani - pope who declared that Catholic princes are subject to the pope in temporal as well as in theological matters (1235-1303)
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The Sicilian Guiscards' treatment of Pope Gregory VII and the French king Philip IV's brutalizing of Pope Boniface VIII come to mind.
In a later dispute between Pope Boniface VIII and King Philip IV of France over the king's imposition of taxes on the clergy, Boniface wrote his famous decree, Unam sanctam, claiming papal supremacy in the temporal sphere.
He was a monk and resigned within four months to return to his monastery, but was imprisoned by his successor, Pope Boniface VIII, to prevent his restoration.
Pope Boniface VIII, for example, believed both swords should be in the hands of the church, that a medieval king should have no power other than that granted to him by the pope.
The church did not get around to proclaiming doctors until the 13th century when Pope Boniface VIII named the original four: Saints Ambrose (340-397 A.
104, that "in May 1266, the year after Dante was born, the two Bolognese [Catalano and Loderingo] were appointed by Pope Boniface VIII as peacemaking chief magistrates of faction-torn Florence" (400).
Here he contributes to the growing body of primary texts available about the controversies between Philip IV of France and Pope Boniface VIII in 1296-1303, by offering an edition, in Latin with his English translation on facing pages, of the only political tract penned by James (1255-1307), the Archbishop of Naples.
These three themes would shape the way Pope Boniface VIII praised Louis's sanctity in the bull of canonization as well as the way he and others would evoke Louis in sermons.