Definition of Vicar of Christ in English:

Vicar of Christ

Line breaks: Vicar of Christ

noun

(In the Roman Catholic Church) a title of the Pope.
More example sentences
  • As the Vicar of Christ and guardian of authentic Christianity, however, he will unavoidably face the same enmity and malice that his predecessor did.
  • If being holy, being an alter Christus, is the sine qua non of the Vicar of Christ, I think being able to enter into dialogue, even combat, with different ideologies and belief systems is crucial.
  • More precious than the moral integrity of the Vicar of Christ?

Definition of Vicar of Christ in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day setose
Pronunciation: ˈsēˌtōs
adjective
bearing bristles or setae; bristly