Roman Catholic Pope


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Noun1.Roman Catholic Pope - the head of the Roman Catholic ChurchRoman Catholic Pope - the head of the Roman Catholic Church
papacy, pontificate - the government of the Roman Catholic Church
spiritual leader - a leader in religious or sacred affairs
Catholic - a member of a Catholic church
antipope - someone who is elected pope in opposition to another person who is held to be canonically elected; "the antipopes resided in Avignon during the Great Schism"
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Francis's visit to the meeting was the third ever by a Roman Catholic pope to a meeting of the WCC.
Earlier, former Tourism Minister Yehia Rashid paid a three-day visit to Vatican City, during which he met with Roman Catholic Pope Francis, who blessed the Holy Family's journey in Egypt as an official Christian pilgrimage.
Tawadros II arrived on Friday in Italy to join Roman Catholic Pope Francis and other religious leaders, including Eastern Orthodox patriarchs and heads of churches, to hold a prayer to end wars and conflicts in the Middle East.
Nearly 1,000 years after the Eastern and Western branches of Christianity split apart, the meeting at an airport terminal in Cuba was the first ever between a Roman Catholic pope and a Russian Orthodox patriarch.
Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, who chose the name of Francis is the 266th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church | TUESDAY, MARCH 12: Cardinals prepare for the start of the conclave to elect the 266th Roman Catholic pope inside the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican.

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