Roman Catholic priest in the Vatican, photographed for the annual "Roman Priest Calendar", which is sold on the streets of Rome to tourists. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Gregor Mendel: Catholic priest who is considered the founder of genetics. Mendel demonstrated that the inheritance of certain traits in pea plants follows particular patterns, now referred to as the laws of Mendelian inheritance.
Church Militant: God on the battlefield via the priest and the Holy Mass. The Catholic priest as warrior, and receiving the Eucharist as part of putting on the Armor of God: the Lord will fight for you; you need only be still [Ex 14:14]. We as Church need to re-learn what spiritual warfare is. The term "Church Militant" may be "unfashionable," but it is apt. St. Patrick, after all, has his famous "breastplate" prayer. Peter Kreeft recently said that we are at war for our souls.
Pope Alexander VI 1492 aka. Roderic Llançol - A member of a dynasty of Spanish popes, he was seen as one of the “seven bad popes,” but he was no worse than others of his time. He bought his election to the papacy, practiced nepotism with his large family, and tried to strengthen the papacy through conquest of central Italy. His lifestyle made him infamous, and rather likable!