Adjective(1) of or relating to or deriving from the Apostles or their teachings(2) proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles
(1) After serving as apostolic delegate to Greece and Turkey from 1935 and as papal nuncio in liberated France from 1944, in 1953 he became a cardinal and Patriarch of Venice.(2) The priest is the ordained representative of the bishop and, as such, the most visible apostolic link between the local community and the universal church.(3) The liturgy will end with the Pope's giving his apostolic blessing, known as Urbi et Orbi, or ├ö├ç├┐to the city and the world├ö├ç├û.(4) At the end of 1944, he became apostolic nuncio to France.(5) When the Lord commissioned Peter to be a leader of the apostolic church, he presented his role not as commander-in-chief or company executive but as a provider of food.(6) Nevertheless, the Vatican has already said that a section of its archive dating from 1931 to 1934 was destroyed or lost during the bombing of Berlin in 1945 and in a fire at the apostolic nuncio's palace.(7) Together, the miniatures address the presence of a modern Elymas, Luther, and reassert Paul's apostolic authority; legitimately mandated to the papacy.(8) These Oxford dons were convinced that the only reason the state could interfere in the workings of the church was that the English nation had forgotten the apostolic roots of its church.(9) A private viewing was held at the apostolic palace in the Vatican.(10) As the successors of Peter in Rome, the popes laid claim to apostolic supremacy, just as Peter had been given primacy over the apostles in the mother community in Jerusalem after the Resurrection of Christ.(11) The prestige of the city itself was no longer sufficient; but in the doctrine of apostolic succession the popes had an unassailable position.(12) In Divini Amoris Scientia, his apostolic letter announcing the doctorate, the Pope goes even further.(13) It was bombarded with complaints from the nuncio, the apostolic administrator for the diocese and other senior clerics.(14) Later this year, the Vatican is expected to begin an apostolic visitation of U.S. seminaries.(15) I admire a lot of things about Protestants and evangelicals - I admire their commitment, their apostolic fervour.(16) As apostolic nuncio, he automatically became dean of the diplomatic corps.
2. pontifical ::
3. papal ::
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