Sentence Examples with the word non-catholic

While the hold of the popes on the States of the Church was constantly weakening, their power over the domestic policies of foreign governments was increasing; and the transition from autocracy to parliamentary rule accelerated this process, at least in non-Catholic territories.

At a time when the non-Catholic theologians were chiefly small fry, bent on Leo XI., 1605.

Less favourable is the view taken by non-Catholic historians, which seems in some measure to be confirmed by St Francis himself.