The Nations, or the Ditch 133 J23 — 627. Mahomet subdues the Jews of Arabia,
123 •29. Submission of Mecca, l&S 829 -632. Conquest of Arabia 138 129 630.
First Wai cf the Mahometans against the Roman Empire lit ».d. »AM, 832.
... the saint is still adored by the nations of Scythia, among whom he ended his
banishment Mid his life. But it is our d ity to live for the edification and support of
the faithful people ; nor are we leduced A. D. T27.] OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE. 1?
The eyes of the nations are fixed on our humility ; and they revere, as a God upon
earth, the apostle St. Peter, whoso image you threaten to destroy.85 The remote
and interior kingdoms of the West present their homage to Christ and his ...
I. Under the sacerdotal monarchy of St. Peter, the nations began to resume the
practice of seeking, on the banks of the Tyber, their kings, theii laws, and the
oracles of their fate. The Franks were perplexed between the name and
substance of ...
than the Lombards of the injury : the two nations, hostile in their faith, were
reconciled in a dangerous and unnatural alliance : the king and the exarch
marched to the conquest of Spoleto and Rome : the storm evaporated without
effect, but the ...
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