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History of the papacy - Wikipedia

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After defeating the papal forces in 1870, the Italian government ... Rome became once again, for the first time in ...

HISTORY OF THE PAPACY

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The pope is the bishop of Rome. The name derives from a Greek word pappas, meaning father, and Rome's bishop is seen as ...

The Rise of the Papacy by David Wells - Ligonier Ministries

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Aug 1, 2005 ... There are one billion Roman Catholics worldwide, one billion people who are subject to the Pope's authority. How, one might ask, did all of this ...

Roman Catholicism | Britannica.com

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Oct 27, 2016 ... By its own reading of history, Roman Catholicism originated with the ..... Two of these popes—who are called “Saint” by the Roman Catholic ...

papacy | Roman Catholicism | Britannica.com

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Dec 31, 2014 ... The office and jurisdiction of the bishop of Rome, the pope (Latin papa, from Greek pappas, “father”), who presides over the central government ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: The Pope - New Advent

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The bishop of Rome, successor of St. Peter, chief of the whole Church, and the Vicar of ... that the Roman primacy had its origin in papal ambition, disappears.

Papal Rome takes Pagan Rome's Power | The Papacy and the ...

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Jun 26, 2009 ... The Roman Church grew in power as the Roman government declined. And even when.

Apologetics Press - The Origin of the Papacy

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The Origin of the Papacy ... The question remains: “When did the papacy begin? ... Rome in the West and Constantinople in the East gained greater prominence ...

The Criminal History of the Papacy - 1

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The pope and his brother increased their army and returned to Rome, but a body .... to the papacy... the strife that originated was always an occasion of scandal, ...

What is the ORIGIN of the Pope's title? - The Bible Study Site

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Have you ever wondered where the Pope, the head of the Roman Catholic Church, got his title? While some might THINK the title came from the pages of the ...