Reference Entry

Vicar of Christ

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Third edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192802903
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199566716
Vicar of Christ

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A title of the Roman Pontiff dating from the 8th cent. From the 13th cent. it completely superseded the older title, ‘Vicar of ...

Reference Entry.  116 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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