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Leo the Great
This paper describes the life and accomplishments of Pope Saint Leo the First, also known as Leo the Great.
# 95138 | 1,601 words | 6 sources | APA | 2007 | US
Published on May 17, 2007 in History (European) , History (Leaders) , History (Religion) , Religion and Theology (Christianity)

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This paper introduces, discusses, and analyzes the life of Pope Saint Leo the First (Leo the Great). It includes a short biography of his life, which centers on his achievements and accomplishments. These accomplishments highlight why Leo the Great is considered one of the greatest Pope's of all times. He was known as a unifier, a great writer and a strategist who helped repel invasions of Rome by warring armies.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Daniel-Rops, H. (1959). The Church in the Dark Ages (Butler, A., Trans.). London: J. M. Dent & Sons.
  • Dunn, G. D. (2001). Divine impassibility and Christology in the Christmas homilies of Leo the Great. Theological Studies, 62(1), 71.
  • Jalland, T. (1941). The life and times of St. Leo the Great. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.
  • McGinn, B., Meyendorff, J., & Ledercq, J. (Eds.). (1985). Christian spirituality: Origins to the Twelfth Century. New York: Crossroad.
  • O'Collins, G., & Farrugia, M. (2003). Catholicism: The story of Catholic Christianity. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press.

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