Definition of Papal. Meaning of Papal. Synonyms of Papal

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Definition of Papal

Papal
Papal Pa"pal, a. [F., fr. L. papa bishop. See Papacy.] 1. Of or pertaining to the pope of Rome; proceeding from the pope; ordered or pronounced by the pope; as, papal jurisdiction; a papal edict; the papal benediction. --Milman. 2. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church. ``Papal Christians.' --Bp. Burnet. Papal cross. See Illust. 3 of Cross. Papal crown, the tiara.

Meaning of Papal from wikipedia

- canonised popes List of current Christian leaders List of popes Papal inauguration Papal name Papal slippers Prophecy of the Popes Pope Night The papacy was...
- The Papal States (/ˈpeɪpəl/ PAY-pəl; Italian: Stato Pontificio), officially the State of the Church (Italian: Stato della Chiesa, Italian pronunciation: [ˈstaːto...
- A papal bull is a type of public decree, letters patent, or charter issued by a pope of the Catholic Church. It is named after the leaden seal (bulla)...
- Papal infallibility is a dogma of the Catholic Church which states that, in virtue of the promise of Jesus to Peter, the pope when he speaks ex cathedra...
- The papal tiara is a crown that was worn by popes of the Catholic Church from as early as the 8th century to the mid-20th. It was last used by Pope Paul...
- A papal conclave is a gathering of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a bishop of Rome, also known as the pope. Catholics consider the pope to...
- Papal supremacy is the doctrine of the Catholic Church that the Pope, by reason of his office as Vicar of Christ, the visible source and foundation of...
- the first century by Saints Peter and Paul and, by virtue of Petrine and papal primacy, is the focal point of full communion for Catholic Christians around...
- The papal nobility are the aristocracy of the Holy See, composed of persons holding titles bestowed by the Pope. From the Middle Ages into the nineteenth...
- defunct or currently dormant, while some are still actively conferred. Papal orders of knighthood or Pontifical orders of knighthood are orders of knighthood...