Was Peter the First Pope?

The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI on February 28, 2013 made headlines around the world. Rome is abuzz and billions are watching as 115 cardinals prepare to elect a new Pope. According to Catholic tradition, this will be the 265th successor of the apostle Peter in a long line of vicars of Christ.

But was Peter really the first Pope? This sermon explores God’s word for some much-needed input. It was delivered on March 3, 2013.

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