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Why is a pope called a pope?

Pope is something like "Daddy" Catholic Answer     from the Greek for papa: from Modern Catholic Dictionary by John A. Hardon, S.J. Doubleday & Co., Inc. Garden City, (MORE)

How did Pope Francis become pope?

Like all popes, he was chosen by an election where his fellow cardinals voted for their choice of Pope.  This was done in private in the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City on (MORE)
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How many years can a pope be a pope?

There's no actual limit, other than the natural limitation of human lifespan and the fact that at least in modern times most popes aren't elected until they're at least well i (MORE)
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Who was pope after Pope Pius X?

His Holiness Pope Benedict XV (the former Cardinal della Chiesa) was elected Pope after His Holiness Pope Saint Pius X.
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Why is a pope named pope?

  Pope means father... I am sure It means papa/ father in Latin...and Pappas or similar in Greek. They call him that because he is the leader/ "father" of the church.
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What is better the you phone 5c or 5s?

the 5s because it has better service but it dosent have diffrent  colrs just silver gold and black
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Why did the current pope want to be pope?

Nobody has wanted to be pope for hundreds of years. It is  often a trial for the person elected to come to grips with reality  and accept his election. It is the most thankl (MORE)
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How did the Pope become the Pope?

All Popes are successors of St. Peter. It is said that the line of Popes comes from the hand of St. Peter himself and that hand has been passed down in blessings. In fact, (MORE)
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Which pope is known as the Christmas Pope?

In 350 A.D. Pope Julius I decreed that from that time forth the 25th of December would be acknowledged as the date of the Nativity - Christmas.
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Does the pope have to perform a miracle to be pope?

No, miracles are required of candidates for the sainthood as a sign that they are in heaven.  A candidate for the Chair of Peter need only win 2/3 of the votes of the cardina (MORE)