Vicarius Filii Dei

Vicarius Filii Dei (Latin: Vicar or Representative of the Son of God) is a phrase first used in the forged medieval Donation of Constantine to refer to Saint Peter, a leader of the Early Christian Church and regarded as the first Pope by the Catholic Church. Its interpretation has been disputed, at times, during the past four centuries.

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Legends Surrounding The Papacy - Vicarius Filii Dei
... One misconception surrounding the Papal Tiara suggests that the words Vicarius Filii Dei (Latin for "Vicar of the Son of God") exist on the side of one of the tiaras ... Further, Vicarius Filii Dei is not among the titles of the Pope the closest match is Vicarius Christi ("Vicar of Christ", also rendered in English as "Vicar of Jesus Christ"), the numerical values of ... There is also a dispute on the numerology of "Vicarius Filii Dei" and "Vicarius Christi" ...
Vicarius Filii Dei - Catholic View
... Catholic apologists answer the Protestant claims by noting that "Vicarius Filii Dei" is not an official Papal title ... They answer the claims that "Vicarius Filii Dei" is written on Papal Tiara by stating that there is no evidence of any Papal Tiara having such inscription ...
The Beast (Revelation) - Interpretations - Historicism
... have interpreted the number of the beast, 666, as corresponding to a Latin title Vicarius Filii Dei of the Pope ... crown in jeweled letters, this title "Vicarius Filii Dei," "Viceregent of the Son of God" the numerical value of which title is just six hundred and sixty-six The most ... Catholic Answers and additional Catholic sources disagree with the above argument, claiming "Vicarius Filii Dei, although it adds up to 666, is not a title of the pope" ...
Palatine Tiara - "Vicarius Filii Dei" Myth
... particularly associated with the Seventh-day Adventist Church, claimed that Vicarius Filii Dei', "representative of the Son of God", is spelt out in jewels on the 1877 tiara ... "Vicarius Filii Dei" is a title mentioned as a papal title in the forged mediaeval Donation of Constantine ... is from the 16th century, contains the words Vicarius Filii Dei ...