Peter highlights the authority of the Holy Father as the bishop of Rome, the Vicar of Christ
Almost six decades later, he fulfilled his calling and mission to proclaim God's mercy as the Vicar of Christ
, the 266th Pope of the Catholic Church.
The Rev Maureen Read, the vicar of Christ
the King, is to lead four rural churches and two church primary schools in the Diocese of Lichfield.
Reverend Dr Patrick Thomas Canon Chancellor of St Davids Cathedral and Vicar of Christ
Church/Carmarthen St David
Once I mentioned this to Karen Freeman, the insightful Californian vicar of Christ
Church, Oxton, who thought it was "an interesting idea", while not digging too deeply into the theological implications.
The Rev Paul Peverell, vicar of Christ
Church, Great Ayton, knew the father of two and grandfather of four well.
Vicar of Christ
Church, Rev Carole Poolman, said: "We launched the project to refurbish the church in September 2011, established a steering group to ensure a wide range of views and expertise were part of the process and held discussions with the local community to find out how new facilities could best serve the needs of local people.
In an ironic twist of biblical proportions, no sooner will the Vicar of Christ
leave the White House on the 23rd than the head of the People's Republic of China enters it the following day.
Now, the Vicar of Christ
has turned his attention to climate change, issuing an eloquent and informed encyclical last Thursday that exhorts world leaders to hear "the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor.
Did this Vicar of Christ
do enough to combat the evils of Fascism, especially in Nazi-dominated parts of Europe?
Even Jesus himself is only considered the "head" of the body (Ephesians 5:23) and not the whole body, but the pope surpassed Christ himself in having to be the full Vicar of Christ
Sometimes, Francis' one-liners don't warrant Vatican clarification, but they're worth repeating simply because they came from the lips of the Successor of Peter, Vicar of Christ
, Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church: