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Pope

pope

1. Any ecclesiastic, especially. A bishop.

2. The bishop of Rome, the head of the roman Catholic Church. See note under cardinal.

3. A parish priest, or a chaplain, of the greek Church.

4. (Science: zoology) A fish; the ruff. Pope Joan, a game at cards played on a round board with compartments. Pope's eye, the gland surrounded with fat in the middle of the thigh of an ox or sheep. Pope's nose, the rump, or uropygium, of a bird. See Uropygium.

Origin: AS. Papa, L. Papa father, bishop. Cf. Papa, Papal.


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... concerning less recent news) about the infiltration of evil elements in the Vatican since the times of the concile Vatican II: 2.1. murder of Pope John Paul I (subit death). OK, we're not able to proof what really happened to pope Paul VI.. 2.2. the supposed murder of pope John Paul II recognized ...

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... AND PERMANENT MIRACLES. Ex. Saint Bernardette of Lourdes (even smells parfum, I think) or the anti modernist ideologies, Saints Padre Pio and Pope Pius X... TO BE TRUTH, LOGICAL REASONING IS NOT ENOUGH. INSTEAD, COHERENCY WITH REALITY IS A WARRANTY OF TRUTH. It is here where Bible triumphs ...

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... to be shown up on actual science, especially when so much emotional energy has been invested in a belief that is coming apart at the seams. The Pope has the same problem you know, so don’t feel too isolated, you are in good company.:) Look isn’t it better to acknowledge you are wrong than to ...

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by scottie
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... falsefiable. You just have to look. Anyone who wants to can look for themselves. If you say, God just talked to me and told me that I am the new Pope therefore all that cool stuff in the Vatican belongs to me. That isn't falsefiable. God only talks to me, sorry. You appear to have a common problem ...

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... those who clung to the old Earth-centered paradigm began looking sillier and sillier. Eventually—meaning after 400 years of intransigence—a Pope admitted that Galileo had been right all along and that the former Church position had been in error. That's probably more graciousness than we'll ...

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Sat Feb 19, 2011 12:49 am
 
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