papal definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or issued by a pope: the papal succession; a papal bull.
    • Of or concerning the Roman Catholic Church.
    • relating to the pope or perhaps the papacy.
    • Of or related to the pope of Rome; continuing from pope; ordered or pronounced because of the pope
    • Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church.
    • proceeding from or purchased by or at the mercy of a pope and/or papacy viewed as the successor associated with the Apostles
  • others:
    • Of or relating to the Pope in the official ability, or perhaps the papacy.

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