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  Ancient Roman Religion & Popes - Crystalinks
The pope, as bishop of Rome, thus is seen to have full and supreme power of jurisdiction over the universal church in matters of faith and morals, as well as in church discipline and government.
The pope also bears the spiritual titles Bishop of Rome, Vicar of Jesus Christ, Successor of St. Peter, Prince of the Apostles, Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church, Patriarch of the West, Primate of Italy, Archbishop and Metropolitan of the Roman Province and Servant of the Servants of God.
The pope is the Catholic Patriarch and Bishop of Rome, and leader of the Catholic Church.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Chronological Lists of Popes
The historical lists of the popes, from those drawn up in the second century to those of the present day, form in themselves a considerable body of literature.
This Eastern list in the hands of Eusebius is seen to have been identical with the Western list of Hippolytus, except that in the East the name of Linus's successor seems to have been given as Anencletus, in the original Western list as Cletus.
Boniface VII is also ranked as a pope, since, in 984 at least, he would seem to have been accepted as such by the Roman Church.
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Popes of the Roman Catholic Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Popes of the Roman Catholic Church POPES OF THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH [Popes of the Roman Catholic Church] Popes of the Roman Catholic Church In the following list, the date of election, rather than of consecration, is given.
Survivor: Vatican: under Pope Benedict XVI, the Roman Catholic Church is jumping at the chance to drive gay priests from its ranks.
Pope John Paul II 1920-2005: Leadership: his legacy to the church; His critics called him ruthlessly authoritarian, but Pope John Paul II restored authority and moral leadership to the Vatican.
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 List of Popes - PolskiInternet.com
Popes in their secular role ruled much of the Italian peninsula for more than a thousand years until the mid 19th century, when many of the Papal States were seized by the newly united Kingdom of Italy.
Disputes between a series of "prisoner" popes and Italy were resolved in 1929 by three Lateran Treaties, which established the independent state of Vatican City and granted Roman Catholicism special status in Italy.
Present concerns of the Holy See include the failing health of Pope John Paul II, intereligious dialogue and reconciliation, and the adjustment of church doctrine in an era of rapid change and globalization.
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 Interesting Facts
The names in Italics without numbers belong to the Popes that have never been acknowledged and are considered to be Anti-popes.
Pope Luciani was the first Pope in history to name himself with a double name.
"This morning, September 29, 1978, the Pope's private secretary, as he usually did, went to look for him in his private chapel, since the Pope was not there the secretary went to his room and found him dead in bed, with the lights still on, as if he was reading".
www.popechart.com /Popelist.htm   (182 words)

 Popes & Patriarchs of Constantinople, Jerusalem, Alexandria, Antioch, etc.
To Roman Catholics, the Pope may be the holiest man on earth, the heir and keeper of the deepest truths of religion.
Popes from a similiar family, the Medici, are featured in the genealogy of the Medici given with the rulers of Tuscany.
Although the list of Bishops of Byzantium is given from the early days of the Church, this was not a particularly important city at the time, and one wonders about its historicity even more than with the early Bishops given for Rome.
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 List of Popes
The biggest discrepancy I found was with those listed as buried at St. Peter's (which includes the ancient Necropolis, Constantine Basilica, the Vatican Sacred Grottoes which lies beneath the main floor of the present Basilica and the Necropolis), and the present Basilica.
The Antipopes are popes that were never official acknowledged as but were elected to oppose the official popes.
Also note that the number in parenthesis after the name of the official pope the antipope was opposed to is the number of the official papal succession to the papal seat.
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Note that I have included the two popes that Mike insists on including in the list: Innocent III the antipope who reigned from 1179-1180, and Benedict XIV the counter-antipope (or as history came to know him: the 'hidden pope') of 1425-?.
Note that the list of popes is given most often in chronological order, except where sometimes the antipopes are bunched together by location instead of being interlaced with the official list.
Last note: If we added the two popes that I mentioned at the beginning of this post to the list, then the prophecy should be considered fulfilled already, since that would already give us 112 popes to the tune of 112 mottoes.
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 Churches of Rome: List of Popes (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Rehabilitated Pope Formosus at the Roman Synod in 898.
Abbot of the Monastery of Bobbio and Archbishop of Reims.Created cardinal by Pope Gregory V in 998.
Accused of simony, and deposed by Emperor Henry III at the Synod of Sutri..
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 Pope Benedict XVI
He was a close confidant to Pope John Paul II (1978-2005), who appointed him in charge of the Doctrine of the Faith in 1981, the same organisation once known as the Inquisition.
He was elected pope at the age of 78, making him the oldest to be elected since Clement XII (1730-1740).
Upon becoming Pope, he gave up the roles of Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith, and Dean of the College of Cardinals.
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 List of popes / list-of-popes.hosting-gift.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
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 List of Popes from 752 to Today
From 754 the pope was not just the head of the Roman-Catholic church but also ruler of the Papal state in central Europe.
After a long conflict between the popes and emperors the latter recognised the papal state's independence 1274.
, an anti-pope was a rivalling pope that was not widely recognised by the church.
www.tacitus.nu /historical-atlas/regents/italy/popes2.htm   (218 words)

 Pope Chart - All 264 Popes - St. Peter to John Paul II (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
These historic renderings of the Popes were reproduced from the mosaics in the naves of the Basilica of St. Paul- Outside the Walls.
The chart was developed by Memmo Caporilli based on the list of Popes officially acknowledged as authentic by the Vatican.
The Pope Chart is based on the definitive lists of the Popes, compiled with the most updated historical findings by Monsignor Angelo Mercatti, Prefect of the Vatican Archives, and were officially accepted and published, for the first time, by the Holy See in its 1947 yearbook.
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 List of popes (graphical) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a graphical list of Popes of the Roman Catholic Church.
The title itself has been used officially by the head of the Roman Catholic Church since the tenure of Pope Siricius, and there have been either 265 or 266 popes, depending on whether a source counts Stephen II.
Since 1929, the pope's temporal title has been Sovereign in the State of the Vatican City.
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 List of Popes
A list of popes through the ages, past popes and the last elected Pope.
The title of Pope denotes the Bishop of Rome, who, in virtue of his position as successor of St. Peter, is the chief pastor of the whole of the Roman Catholic Church.
Popes are elected by the College of Cardinals meeting in Conclave when the Apostolic See falls vacant.
www.facts-about.org.uk /famous-people-list-popes.htm   (657 words)

 Vatican corrects official list of Popes
New historical research has prompted almost 200 corrections to the existing biographies of the Popes, from St Peter to John Paul II.
The family name of one Pope has been corrected, and the listed birthplaces of nine Popes have changed.
Damasus (366-384), whose literary work is testified by the catacombs, and who was considered a native of the Iberian Peninsula, was, in fact, born in Rome.
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 List Of Catholic Popes Content, Portal And Secrets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Patron saint index the popes of the church.
The traditional catholic list of popes from peter to john Paul ii st. peter st. Linus st. anklets st. clement I st. Erastus st. Alexander I 105.
A roman catholic pope is the head of the roman catholic church.
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 A chronological list of past Popes
Pope John Paul II officially announced the celebration of the Jubilee for the year 2000 with his apostolic letter "Tertio Millenio adveniente", dated November 24, 1994.
For the first time in history, the Papal Bull dated January, 29, 1998 proclaimed that the Holy Year for the year 2000 would be celebrated contemporaneously in Rome as well as in the Holy Land, and in local churches.
Including his trip to Mexico City on January 22,1999, the Pope was estimated to have traveled a total of over 700,000 miles including 110 international tours, the equivalent of having traveled 28 times around the world.
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 Roman Catholic Pontiffs — Infoplease.com
The discrepancy was caused by the erroneous insertion in some lists of the name of St. Felix of Rome, Martyr.
Elimination was made of the name of John XX in an effort to rectify the numerical designation of popes named John.
John Pope - Pope, John, 1822–92, Union general in the American Civil War, b.
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 The Confusion of the Popes
It removed "the little man who never was." Poor "pope" Donus had been listed as a pope in 973.
Pope #137, Donus II; Pope #207, John XXII or XXIII or XXIV.
Pope #5 is shown as Anacletus, whereas in Faith of Millions, #5 is Evaristus!
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 List of Popes - Timeline Index
This is a list of Popes of the Roman Catholic Church.
The term "Pope" (Latin papa: 'father') is used in several churches to denote their high spiritual leaders.
The pope's temporal title since 1929 is Sovereign in the State of the Vatican City (Holy See).
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 Browse the list of popes to see some of the most influential religious leaders.
Browse the list of popes to see some of the most influential religious leaders.
It cannot be argued that the Pope is this country's most influential religious leader.
Following is a list of Popes from the inception of the church.
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 Popes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Although not a legitimate Pope, this John is included in the numbering sequence for reasons unknown.
Although not a legitimate Pope, this particular Benedict is included in the numbering sequence for reasons unknown.
There is no definitive ruling as to whether Alexander V was a Pope or an antipope.
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 A Mere Servant of God - List of Popes
He added: “I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven.Whatever you bind on earth shall be bound in heaven;and whatever you loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven”.
Peter was always listed as the first of the Apostles in all of the New Testament accounts and was a member of the inner circle of Jesus, with James and John.
In liturgical art, he is depicted as an elderly man holding a key and a book.His symbols include an inverted cross, a boat, and the cock.
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 St Malachy's Prophecy of the Popes | Catholic-Pages.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
This is based on the clear relation of the mottos to the various popes until that period, and the need to find oblique references (such as the motto of the Pope's home diocese) to make the particular motto fit the particular pope.
Again, the name accords often with some remarkable and rare circumstance in the pope's career; thus Peregrinus apostolicus (pilgrim pope), which designates Pius VI, appears to be verified by his journey when pope into Germany, by his long career as pope, and by his expatriation from Rome at the end of his pontificate.
The present pope is truly a burning fire of zeal for the restoration of all things to Christ.
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 A List of the Popes
The notices in the two works; can be shown to be m agreement, notwithstanding certain corruptions in many texts of the "Chronicle".
This is due to the fact that, in the " Liber Pontificalis ", two dates are given in connexion with the life of John XIV (983).
Thus three popes named John were made to appear between Benedict VII and Gregory V. The error led the pope of the thirteenth century who should have been called John XX to style himself John XXI (Duchesne, "Lib.
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