Bishop of Rome

the Pope

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  • Bishop of Rome — bishopric bishopric=Rome province=Rome diocese=Rome founded=1st century cathedral=St. John Lateran incumbent=Pope Benedict XVI signs=The Bishop of Rome is the bishop of the Holy See, more often referred to in the Catholic tradition as the Pope.… …   Wikipedia

  • Bishop of Rome — noun an honorific title of the Pope of the Roman Catholic Church …   Wiktionary

  • bishop of Rome —  Епископ Рима …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Bishop of Rome — noun the head of the Roman Catholic Church • Syn: ↑pope, ↑Catholic Pope, ↑Roman Catholic Pope, ↑pontiff, ↑Holy Father, ↑Vicar of Christ • Derivationally related forms: ↑pontifical ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rome — • The significance of Rome lies primarily in the fact that it is the city of the pope Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Rome     Rome     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • ROME — ROME, capital of Italy. The Classical Period THE MIDDLE AND LATE REPUBLIC The earliest record of contact between Jews and the Roman Republic is the embassy sent by judah the Maccabee to Rome, headed by Eupolemos ben Joḥanan, and Jason ben Eleazar …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Bishop — A bishop is an ordained or consecrated member of the Christian clergy who is generally entrusted with a position of authority and oversight. The office of bishop is one of the three ministerial offices within Christianity, the other two being… …   Wikipedia

  • Bishop (Catholic Church) — In the Catholic Church, a Bishop is an ordained minister who holds the fullness of the priesthood. Diocesan bishops, known as Eparchs in the Eastern Catholic Churches, are assigned to govern local regions within the Church known as dioceses in… …   Wikipedia

  • Rome — For the civilization of classical antiquity, see Ancient Rome. For other uses, see Rome (disambiguation). Rome Roma    …   Wikipedia

  • bishop — n diocesan, prelate, archpriest, high priest, supervisor, overseer, Ethiopian Ch. abuna; patriarch, Eastern Ch. exarch, metropolitan, archbishop; coadjutor, auxiliary, suffragan; primate, pope, pontiff, Bishop of Rome. See also ecclesiastic,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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