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leader of the worldwide Catholic Church
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Pope Francis in March 2013 (cropped).jpg
leader of the worldwide Catholic Church
Instance of position
Subclass of priest,
Catholic bishop,
monarch (ex officio member)
Location Vatican City
official website
Authority control
GND ID: 4044561-6
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Papal List.
English: The Pope is the Catholic Bishop and patriarch of Rome, and head of the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Catholic Churches.
Deutsch: Der Papst (v. griech.: pappas – Vater; v. lat.: papa – Papa, Vater) ist die Bezeichnung (Religiöser Titel) für das Oberhaupt der Römisch-Katholischen Kirche (auch: Heiliger Vater oder Santo Padre).
Latina: Papa summus pontifex ecclesiae catholicae et successor Sancti Petri est, et munus tenet regendi universae ecclesiae.
Nederlands: De Paus is het hoofd van de Rooms-Katholieke Kerk.


Chronological list of PopesEdit

For an alphabetically order see Category:Popes. Listed below with latin name.

1st century — 3rd centuryEdit

4th century — 6th centuryEdit

7th century — 10th centuryEdit

11th century — 14th centuryEdit

14th century — 17th centuryEdit

17th century — 21st centuryEdit