Other Free Encyclopedias » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - Gabor, Dennis to Ghetto

Saint Gelasius

secular power

Gelasius, Saint (?–496), Roman Catholic pope elected 492, noted for his 494 letter to Byzantine emperor Anastasius I setting forth the relationship between spiritual authority and secular power. He contended that the power of the popes stood above that of secular leaders.

Gelatin [next] [back] Geissler tube

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or