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What is the purpose of the Pope?

The pope is regarded as successor to St Peter. Being one of the  apostles, Peter was subject to the same privileges and obligations  as the other apostles. Bishops are the e (MORE)
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Who was the pope after Pope John XXIII?

Pope Paul VI, 21 June 1963 to 6 August 1978. Between 1410-1415 there was an antipope John (Baldassare) XXIII. He, in his youth, had been a bona fide pirate! By taking the (MORE)
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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)
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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 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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What race is the pope?

Pope Benedict XV1, born 16th April 1927, Bavaria, Germany . Most Popes have been Italian. There was one English Pope, Nicholas Breakspear. One day there might be a black Pop (MORE)
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Were there evil popes?

yes, unfortunately there were some popes who were morally corrupt. but not in matters of faith and doctrine. Yes, definitely. As an example, do some reading on "Inquisition", (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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