Cardinal Bellarmine


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Italian cardinal and theologian (1542-1621)

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Soon after that decree appeared, at the behest of the Pope Galileo was summoned to appear before Cardinal Bellarmine to accept a private admonition not to promote Copernicanism.
(41) Unfortunately for Galileo, Cardinal Bellarmine died in 1621.
I argued that every organization in the room had its own Cardinal Bellarmine, and many of them are present in the ICT function in organizations.
This is one of Cardinal Bellarmine's key arguments presented in his brief but pointed letter to Foscarini.
ROBERT CARDINAL BELLARMINE (1542--1621) Born to a noble family, Bellarmine was well read in both Copernicus and Galileo and understood the mathematical foundations within the writings of each.
It was there that he had Saint Robert Cardinal Bellarmine, S.J., (6) as a student.
Unfortunately for Galileo, the grey eminence of his case, Cardinal Bellarmine had not found his way to the distinction.
In his defense of this decision by the Council of Trent, Cardinal Bellarmine shows that the decree was mostly the acceptance of tradition but that the silence on 2 Esdras was in part based on its popularity among such radical movements as the Anabaptists who were also considered heretical by established Protestant denominations.
Key documents like Lumen Gentium, Gaudium et Spes, and Dignitatis Humanae (The Declaration on Religious Freedom) replaced Cardinal Bellarmine's notion of the church as a perfect society ruled by the hierarchy with the metaphor of the "People of God" and gave new recognition to the role of the laity and the authority of personal conscience.
An oath of allegiance to the king, denying support of the papacy, was established by Parliament; James attempted to defend it, thus arousing the ire of Cardinal Bellarmine and opening an extended war of words.
In 1616, Cardinal Bellarmine advised Galileo that he was not to hold or advocate the Copernican theory as a physical reality.
Narrative objectivity is established early on when Guidotti admits that his story "will do my master no credit." Later, when the endearing title of "boss" gives way to the chillingly formal "Inquisitor Robert Cardinal Bellarmine," we know that some kind of balance has been struck.
The first features Cardinal Bellarmine and the injunction served on Galileo in April 1616; it concentrates on six documents that F.