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Of or relating to Saint Peter.

[Late Latin Petrus, Saint Peter + -ine.]


1. (Bible) New Testament of or relating to St Peter, his position of leadership, or the epistles, etc, attributed to him
2. (Roman Catholic Church) RC Church of or relating to the supremacy in the Church that the pope is regarded as having inherited from St Peter: the Petrine claims.


(ˈpi traɪn, -trɪn)

of or pertaining to the apostle Peter or the Epistles bearing his name.
[1840–50; < Late Latin Petr(us) Peter1 + -ine1]
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The Petrine ministry, lived with total dedication, found in him a wise and humble exponent, his gaze always firmly on Christ, the risen Christ, present and alive in the Eucharist.
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