Eugenio Pacelli

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Noun1.Eugenio Pacelli - pope who maintained neutrality during World War II and was later criticized for not aiding the Jews who were persecuted by Hitler (1876-1958)Eugenio Pacelli - pope who maintained neutrality during World War II and was later criticized for not aiding the Jews who were persecuted by Hitler (1876-1958)
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The president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) on Monday condemned the incident which happened right outside the Pope Pius XII Catholic Center.
HITLER planned to have wartime Pope Pius XII kidnapped by SS commandos - to stop him falling into Allied hands.
1952: Pope Pius XII declared that television was a threat to family life.
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A new Italian film that attempts to defend wartime Pope Pius XII against accusations he turned a blind eye to the Holocaust has been panned by the Vatican as well as Catholic and Jewish media.
Soldier of Christ: The Life of Pope Pius XII, by Robert A.
This study is the author's most recent contribution to what have been called the "Plus wars," the historiographical debate that concerns the stance of Pope Pius XII towards Nazi Germany and the Holocaust.
The war years have caused the most controversy over Pope Pius XII.
Twenty-four years ago, I wrote an article on the Vatican and the Rome-Berlin Axis, speculating that the policies of Achille Ratti as Pope Pius XI (1922-1939) and Eugenio Pacelli as Pope Pius XII (1939-1958) were very different, in spite of the similarity of their names and their apparent close collaboration.
Pope Pius XII, the reigning pontiff during the Holocaust, won't go away.
This made available millions of pages about Eugenio Pacelli, who served as papal nuncio in Germany from 1917 until 1929 and as Papal Secretary of State from 1930 until he became Pope Pius XII in 1939.
London, July 7 (ANI): Dr Michael Hesemann, an academic carrying out research in the Vatican Archives for a US-based interfaith group 'Pave the Way Foundation', has claimed that Pope Pius XII, the controversial wartime pontiff, may have saved thousands of Jews by secretly securing visas so they could escape from Nazis in Germany.
Moves to canonize Pope Pius XII will ensure continued debate on the Vatican's relations with Fascism and Nazism in the World War II era.