The Catholic Church has the pope and prominent bishops.
Following his visit to Sinai the pope returned to Rome.
Henry VIII was a Roman Catholic and the head of this church was the pope based in Rome.
Certainly the pope and the church's cardinals and bishops must correct the mistakes of the past.
During his Rome visit, Teilhard had hoped to meet with the pope , Pius XII, but was unable to gain an audience.
In another case, hundreds of people have complained to the BBC about a comic animation series about the pope and the Roman Catholic Church, due to be broadcast next year.
The Coptic Patriarch of Alexandria is likewise designated by the non-biblical title of pope .
From the 1400s some Iraqi Nestorians accepted overtures from Rome and acknowledged the pope , becoming Catholics.
As such, it is also the cathedral church of the pope , who is the Bishop of Rome.
The pope has led Roman Catholics worldwide for the past 26 years, the third-longest papacy in history.