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To: Salvation

” The Pope directly succeeds Jesus Christ as the leader of the Church.”

No, not really. The Holy Father is Christ’s vicar, not His successor.


15 posted on 08/05/2013 8:17:37 AM PDT by markomalley (Nothing emboldens the wicked so greatly as the lack of courage on the part of the good -- Leo XIII)
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To: markomalley

Corrected as usual.

On the other hand would you say that Peter directly succeded Jesus Christ as the leader of the Church.


18 posted on 08/05/2013 8:24:55 AM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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