The oldest liturgy in the Christian Church could be seen in the Easter Triduum services of the Roman rite up to 1955. At the apex of the spiritual was the Pope, the Pontifex Maximus of ancient Rome, and at the apex of the temporal was the Emperor, the Caesar Augustus in German, Kaiser of ancient Rome, here pictured above in the person of Emperor and Caesar Kaiser Joseph I. And the fishes, in dismay, Wagged their tails and swam away. Built in a Gothic church located in the Altstadt Old Town district of the imperial city of Innsbruck, Austria, it is a magnificent example of its kind. It is frequently adorned with white flowers by Jacobites. Their reign was a highly successful one, materially, politically and spiritually. So this victory is said to mark the beginning of the nearly two thousand years of the Christian and Catholic Roman Empire.
The knights of religion thus became the first and foremost defenders of Christian civilisation against its enemies. To the river's very brink, Where the bank was and steep, And the water very deep; And the fishes, in a row, Stared to see him coming so. Down they fell, with such a thump, Dog and Johnny in a lump! He succeeded to the imperial throne and that of Bohemia when his father died. It was based upon the principle of Subsidiarity that had been the guiding political philosophy of both Church and Empire in times past but which is today much misunderstood and misrepresented. Roman Empress Saint Helena Flavia Iulia Helena Augusta , wife of Emperor Constantius Chlorus, and the mother of Emperor Constantine, in 325, on pilgrimage to Jerusalem, discovered the True Cross near Calvary and ordered the building of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. And how can man die better, Than facing fearful odds, For the ashes of his fathers, And the temples of his gods? Dripping wet, and such a fright! It is a timeless love song to the Creator of all things. John Philoponus had also argued against the eternity of the world, a theory which formed the basis of pagan attacks on the Christian doctrine of Creation, very similar to those mounted by unoriginal thinkers of today like Professor Richard Dawkins.
The ancient Offices of Tenebrae Matins and Lauds of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday are virtually unchanged since the earliest times. The next target for the revolutionaries was the Austrian Empire and they achieved their aim by 1918, careless that it had cost the lives of tens of millions of young men, senselessly slaughtered in the trenches of the Great War. Around 1020, Radbot of Habsburg built Habsburg castle, which was the original family seat of the Habsburgs, the dynasty that later became so prominent as Holy Roman Emperors. This icon of Christos Pantokratoros, Christ the Sovereign-King, reminds us that Christ's rule must be recognised in this world as also the next. To the river's very brink, Where the bank was high and steep, And the water very deep; And the fishes, in a row, Stared to see him coming so. The reference to France is a continuance of the Plantagenet claim to the French throne, not abandoned until the French Revolution.
There lay Johnny on his face, With his nice red writing-case; But, as they were passing by, Two strong men had heard him cry; And, with sticks, these two strong men Hooked poor Johnny out again. St Maurice, Knight Commander of the Roman Theban Legion, was martyred with his whole legion of 6,600 for refusing to attack Christians and became, later, the black patron saint of knighthood, chivalry and the Holy Roman Empire. He was in a sorry plight! Johannes Buridanus, 1295-1363 , or Jean Buridan pictured above , was a great French priest and scientist, teaching at the University of Paris, who sowed the seeds of modern science by reviving the concept of impetus, an understanding of motion first proposed by John Philoponus c. Although not a devout monarch, he nonetheless ruled reasonably and kept the Empire together and viable. Hence the Church is the source neither of acting power nor of authority in the Empire, where power to act and authority are identical.
This is so because it has been shaped and defined by Roman Catholicism, ruled by a Roman Emperor, guided by a Roman Pontiff and blessed by Roman rites in a Roman language. Johnny watched the swallows trying Which was cleverest at flying. Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice! Down they fell, with such a thump, Dog and Johnny in a lump! The Pope frequently visited his loyal Zouaves and was warmly received by all the officers and men of this gallant band of Catholic heroes. Down they fell, with such a thump, Dog and Johnny in a lump! There lay Johnny on his face With his nice red writing-case; But, as they were passing by, Two strong men had heard him cry; And, with sticks, these two strong men Hooked poor Johnny out again. And Joseph went up from Galilee to be enrolled with Mary his espoused wife, who was with child.
Today only the Knights Hospitaller of St John are extant. Upon his refusal he was made prisoner, and on 20 February was taken to Siena, and thence to the Certosa, near Florence. For Johnny a poem by John Pudney For Johnny by John Pudney Do not despair For Johnny-head-in-air; He sleeps as sound As Johnny underground. Our Lady out of Nazareth rode, It was Her month of heavy load; Yet was her face both great and kind, For Courtesy was in Her Mind. Fetch out no shroud For Johnny-in-the-cloud; And keep your tears For him in after years. Their armies served on the frontiers of Christendom particularly the Holy Land but they kept many estates in Europe, run by their quartermaster knights and sergeants, to raise the necessary funds for the defence of Christendom. These orders of knights were thus the greatest exemplars of Christian chivalry.
His rule was very successful and he united the Empire. To be a Christian was to be a Roman. Catholics used to have a great reverence for the Holy Name of Jesus so that they bowed whenever it was said but, alas, now, many have become careless. The Prince-Electors were, originally, the curia or court of the Roman Caesar Augustus or Emperor that formed his chief advisers. This tyranny was the real legacy of the anti-Catholic Whigs. The pastor of her local church is also the universal bishop; the seven suffragan bishops who consecrate him are overseers of petty Sees in Ostia, Antium, and the like, towns lying close round Rome: the cardinal priests and deacons who join these seven in electing him derive their title to be princes of the Church, the supreme spiritual council of the Christian world, from the incumbency of a parochial cure within the precincts of the city. Pilate therefore went forth again, and saith to them: Behold, I bring him forth unto you, that you may know that I find no cause in him.
And the fishes, one, two, three, Are come back again, you see; Up they came the moment after, To enjoy the fun and laughter. The result was that the people of Britain and Ireland were delivered into the hands of the brutal Capitalist Whigs and the British, and especially Irish, people became deeply pauperised and shamefully oppressed. This was a famous war-time poem written remembering the many young pilots, often married with children, who died fighting. Fun for Little Folk The Story of Johnny-Head-in-Air Heinrich Hoffmann 18091894 From The English Struwwelpeter A S he trudged along to school, It was always Johnnys rule To be looking at the sky And the clouds that floated by; But what just before him lay, In his way, Johnny never thought about; So that every one cried out Look at little Johnny there, Little Johnny Head-in-Air! But Hofer was betrayed by a traitor, taken to Mantua for a show trial and then shot by personal order of the Corsican usurper. The church also boasts the tomb of Andreas Hofer, the folk hero of the Tryol who defended both Church and Empire against the invading Bonaparte and his hordes of anti-Catholic, Freemasonic and secularising invaders. And the fishes, in dismay, Wagged their tails and swam away. Headlong in poor Johnny fell.
He was thus compelled to fight for his lawful right to the throne but was prevented by treacherous enemies. These cookies help us provide you with personalized content and improve our website. Once, with head as high as ever, Johnny walked beside the river. Constantine I the Great preserved the title, as did the Byzantine Roman emperors, and it was later adopted by the Russian kings called Tsar, meaning Caesar. The church was built in 1553 by Emperor and Caesar Kaiser Ferdinand I 1503—1564 as a memorial to his grandfather Emperor and Caesar Kaiser Maximilian I 1459—1519 , whose cenotaph centre of picture portrays a truly magnificent and remarkable collection of German Renaissance sculpture. So he strode on, only think! After that he and his successors remained prisoners of the Italian revolutionaries until 1929.