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Simon Peter or Cephas, the first pope, Prince of the Apostles, and founder, with St. Paul, of the see of Rome. Peter was a native of Bethsaida, near Lake Tiberias, the son of John, and worked, like his brother St. Andrew, as a fisherman on Lake Genesareth. Andrew introduced Peter to Jesus, and Christ called Peter to become adisciple. In Luke is recounted the story that Peter caught so large an amount of fish that he fell down before the feet of ... Continue Reading

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  1. Ben Sealey
    5 years ago

    good site

  2. Brenda
    5 years ago

    Is there any information on the descendants of St-Peter?

  3. Ysrael
    5 years ago

    Apostle Peter was not a Pope. He is just an apostle. if he was a pope, when was the time was that he was declared as a Pope? is there any record that he declared linus as the next pope? its not biblical! you cannot find any verse in the Bible speaking about pope. you just misinterpret Matt.16:18. Jesus says in Matthew 23:9 Call no man your father upon earth. Another honorary title. The scribes delighted to be called Abba, father. So the priests of the Roman Catholic Church. So do all who welcome such honorary titles as Pope, Rev. Right Rev. Lord Bishop, etc. These are all forbidden. No apostle was ever so called.
    The Jewish rabbis were also called father and master, by their several disciples, whom they required, To believe implicitly what they affirmed, without asking any farther reason; To obey implicitly what they enjoined, without seeking farther authority. Our Lord, therefore, by forbidding us either to give or receive the title of rabbi, master, or father, forbids us either to receive any such reverence, or to pay any such to any but God.
    this is very clear statement. this is "Blasphemy" to our God the only "FATHER".

  4. wil
    5 years ago

    that was great

  5. Peter Lonardelli
    5 years ago

    Thank You for caring enough to keep the church's of st peter life in our hearts

  6. SHANNON BOYEA
    5 years ago

    thanks i went to catholic school and never knew this information

  7. billy
    5 years ago

    thanks

  8. miggy
    5 years ago

    thanks a lot

  9. Harry
    5 years ago

    i need to know some stuff about him

  10. Fadipe michael
    5 years ago

    I need ur help

  11. The coolest person in the world
    5 years ago

    Yeah,that is hepping with my report, but where was he born? Who canonized him? What year was he born and what year did he die?

  12. Phat Man JR.
    5 years ago

    Where was he born?
    What was his occupation?
    How is St. Peter a model for Christians today?

  13. Mrs M. Grubba
    5 years ago

    My son and I accessed this sight to help us discern a confirmation saint. Our Parish has nominated this site (through the Diocesan Office). May I please suggest that information that is easier for children to understand-perhaps broken into sections under headings like a description of their personal holiness, examples of their faith in action, interesting details about their life etc.

  14. Dan
    5 years ago

    Peter is my confirmation name now

  15. biggie smalls
    5 years ago

    where was he born?

  16. La:)
    5 years ago

    such a wonderful stuff!

  17. Andrew
    5 years ago

    Thank You for the information... i was doing a report also

  18. danimal
    5 years ago

    luv the site GO JC

  19. 5 years ago

    GREAT STUFF!!!

  20. Kyle Beard
    5 years ago

    I did a report on St. Peter and this site was one of my main sources. this site was very helpful. THANX


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