Pope Julius III
|Bishop of Rome|
|Papacy began||7 February 1550|
|Papacy ended||23 March 1555|
|Consecration||12 November 1514|
by Antonio Maria Ciocchi del Monte
|Created cardinal||22 December 1536|
by Paul III
|Birth name||Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte|
|Born||10 September 1487|
Monte San Savino, Tuscany,
|Died||23 March 1555 (aged 67)|
Rome, Lazio, Papal States
|Coat of arms|
|Other popes named Julius|
|Papal styles of|
Pope Julius III
|Reference style||His Holiness|
|Spoken style||Your Holiness|
|Religious style||Holy Father|
Pope Julius III (Latin: Julius Tertius; 10 September 1487 – 23 March 1555), born Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte, was an Italian priest of the Roman Catholic Church and the 222nd Pope from February 1550 until his death in 1555.
Early life[change | change source]
Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte was born in Rome in 1487.
Ciocchi del Monte studied law at the University of Perugia and the University of Siena.
Bishop[change | change source]
In 1512, Ciocchi del Monte became Archbishop of Siponto (Manfredonia) in Apulia.
Inm 1520, he was made Bishop of Pavia.
Cardinal[change | change source]
Pope Paul III made Ciocchi del Monte a Cardinal in 1536. He became Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina in 1543.
He participated in the Council of Trent.
Pope[change | change source]
Cardinal Ciocchi del Monte was elected pope on 7 February 1550.
Pope Julius was involved in Italian and European political disputes.
Pope Julius re-opened the Council of Trent.
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "List of Popes," Catholic Encyclopedia (2009); retrieved 2011-11-02.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 "Pope Julius III," Catholic Encyclopedia; retrieved 2011-11-3.
- ↑ Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. (1839). "Julius III," Penny cyclopaedia, Vol. 13, p. 146.
- P. Messina, 'Del Monte, Innocenzo', Dizionario biografico degli italiani, Vol 38, Rome, 1990.
Bibliography[change | change source]
- Smith, Marc (2002). "Julius III". In Levillain, Philippe (ed.). The Papacy: Gaius-Proxies. Routledge. ISBN 9780415922302.
- O'Malley, John W (2009). A History of the Popes: From Peter to the Present. Government Institutes. ISBN 9781580512299.
- Bayle, Pierre. "Jules III." Dictionnaire historique et critique. Vol. 15. Paris: Desoer, 1820.
- Burkle-Young, Francis A., and Michael Leopoldo Doerrer. The Life of Cardinal Innocenzo del Monte: A Scandal in Scarlet. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen, 1997.
- Dall'Orto, Giovanni. "Julius III." Who's Who in Gay and Lesbian History from Antiquity to World War II. Robert Aldrich and Garry Wotherspoon, eds. London: Routledge, 2001. 234-35.
- Kelly, J. N. D. The Oxford Dictionary of Popes. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1986.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Iulius III at Wikimedia Commons
- Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913. .
- Catholic Hierarchy, Julius III
- Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, Cardinal Ciocchi del Monte Archived 2018-01-05 at the Wayback Machine
|Catholic Church titles|
7 February 1550 – 23 March 1555