Example sentences for: pius

How can you use “pius” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A book excerpt condemns Pius XII, "Hitler's Pope," for his complicity in the Final Solution.

  • Vividly decorated by Pinturicchio’s action-packed frescoes of the life of Pope Pius II (the locally-born Piccolomini cardinal himself became pope, Pius III, but lasted only ten days).

  • In his best core-curriculum name-dropping style, Will compared Miss Manners on the civilizing power of social convention to Plato, Burke, Lincoln, Metternich, the Founding Fathers, and Pope Pius IX.

  • It portrays the Medici clan led by Lorenzo the Magnificent in what is in fact an allegory of an ecumenical council with Pope Pius II in Florence.

  • In Rome, La Repubblica reported Sunday that Pope John Paul II has decided to shelve plans for the beatification of Pope Pius XII next year because of the new allegations that Pius XII didn't do enough to help the Jews of Europe during World War II.

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