|Papacy began||March 18, 731|
|Papacy ended||November 29, 741|
|Died||November 29, 741|
|Other popes named Gregory|
Gregory III (died November 29, 741) was pope from 731 to 741. Events 37 - The Roman Senate annuls Tiberius ' will and proclaims Caligula emperor Events By Place Europe Bede completes his Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum. Events 1777 - San Jose California, is founded as el Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe This article is about the year 741 For the 741 Integrated circuit, see Operational amplifier. Pope Syria ( سوريّة or) officially the Syrian Arab Republic (Arabic ar الجمهورية العربية السورية Events 1777 - San Jose California, is founded as el Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe This article is about the year 741 For the 741 Integrated circuit, see Operational amplifier. Events 1777 - San Jose California, is founded as el Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe This article is about the year 741 For the 741 Integrated circuit, see Operational amplifier. History See also History of the Papacy Catholics recognize the Pope as a successor to Saint Peter, who Jesus named as the "shepherd" and Events By Place Europe Bede completes his Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum. This article is about the year 741 For the 741 Integrated circuit, see Operational amplifier.
A Syrian by birth, he succeeded Gregory II in March 731. The Aramean-Syriac people ( Syriac: arc [[arcܣܘܪܝܝܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ ܐܪܡܝܐ]]) are an Ethnic group who are widely Pope His pontificate, like that of his predecessor, was disturbed by the iconoclastic controversy in the Byzantine Empire, in which he vainly invoked the intervention of Charles Martel. Iconoclasm, Greek for "image-breaking" is the deliberate destruction within a culture of the culture's own religious Icons and other symbols or monuments Charles "The Hammer" Martel (Carolus Martellus Charles "the Hammer" (ca
Elected by popular acclamation, he was the last pope to seek the Byzantine exarch's mandate. This article is about Byzantine governors and ecclesiastical ranks Gregory immediately appealed to the Byzantine Emperor Leo III to moderate his position on the iconoclastic controversy. Leo III the Isaurian ' or the Syrian ' ( Greek: Λέων Γ΄ Leōn III) (c Iconoclasm, Greek for "image-breaking" is the deliberate destruction within a culture of the culture's own religious Icons and other symbols or monuments When this elicited no response, Gregory called a synod in November 731, the latter decided to bring the Pope under control. A synod (also known as a council) is a council of a church, usually a Christian church convened to decide an issue of doctrine administration or application This included appropriating papal territories, and transferring ecclesiastical jurisdictions to the Patriarch of Constantinople. "Patriarch of Constantinople" redirects here For the institutional church itself see Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople.
Gregory's support of the empire led him to help contribute to the recapture of Ravenna after it had fallen to the Lombards in 733. Ravenna is a City and Comune in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy. The Lombards ( Latin Langobardi, whence the alternative names Langobards and Longobards) were a Germanic people originally from Events By Place Europe Leo III the Isaurian withdraws the Balkans, Sicily and Calabria from the jurisdiction However, he also sought to fortify Rome and seek alliance with opponents of the Lombard monarch Liutprand and then from the Franks. Liutprand was the king of the Lombards from 712 to 744 and is chiefly remembered for his Donation of Sutri, in 728 and his long reign which brought him into a series The Franks or Frankish people (Franci or gens Francorum) were West Germanic tribes first identified in the 3rd century as an Ethnic group He sent embassies to Charles Martel, who made no response. Charles "The Hammer" Martel (Carolus Martellus Charles "the Hammer" (ca
Gregory promoted the Church in northern Europe - such as the missions of Saint Boniface in Germany and Willibald in Bohemia. Northern Europe is a term for the northern part of Europe. The United Nations defines Northern Europe as (Finland Saint Boniface ( Latin: Bonifacius c 672 – June 5, 754) the Apostle of the Germans, born Winfrid or Wynfrith at Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany ( ˈbʊndəsʁepuˌbliːk ˈdɔʏtʃlant is a Country in Central Europe. Bohemia (Čechy; Bohemia Czechy is a historical region in central Europe, occupying the western two-thirds of the traditional Czech Lands, currently the He also bestowed palliums on Egbert of York and Tatwine, Archbishop of Canterbury. St Tatwin (or Tatwine) was the tenth Archbishop of Canterbury (731-734 The Archbishop of Canterbury is the chief bishop and principal leader of the Church of England, the symbolic head of the worldwide Anglican Communion and the He also beautified Rome and supported monasticism. Rome ( Roma ˈroma Roma is the capital city of Italy and Lazio, and is Italy's largest and most populous city with more than 2 Monasticism (from Greek μοναχός, monachos, derived from Greek monos, alone is the religious practice in which one
He is celebrated on November 28. For the town in Argentina, see 28 de Noviembre. Events
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Saint Gregory II
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