Apostolic See


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Apostolic See

n
1. (Roman Catholic Church) RC Church the see of the pope regarded as the successor to Saint Peter
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (often not capitals) a see established by one of the Apostles
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Damascus, (SANA)_ The Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch & All the East in Damascus said that ''there is no idea to move the official residence of the Apostolic See of Antioch from Damascus to any other place.
Millea stated that the third phase of the apostolic visitation will begin in April with on-site visits to "a representative sample of institutes, conducted by teams of religious who will act individually and collectively in the name of the apostolic see.
The Apostolic See has very specific "norms" in place to protect the Respondent's rights.
Millea's letter noted that those who take part in the work "will be acting in the name of the Apostolic See" and for this reason "they must be willing to make a public profession of faith and take an oath of fidelity to the Apostolic See.
Still on his knees, Metropolitan Slipyj spoke words branded on my memory, expressing ardent faith, unbreakable union with the Apostolic See of Rome, determination to live and to do everything possible for his people.