Saint Peter

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Noun1.Saint Peter - disciple of Jesus and leader of the ApostlesSaint Peter - disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
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By historical record, maybe only when the first Pope Peter said, "Leave me, Lord, I am a sinful man" (Luke 5:8).
Major players include Pope Peter II, Israel's prime minister, the suave negotiator from Lebanon, the czar of Russia and the US president.
smiles Pope Peter O'Toole, benignly rubber-stamping the appointment of previously obscure cleric Thomas Cranmer as the new Archbishop of Canterbury.