I am the Vine…

The bishops of Rome not only represent an unbroken chain of apostolic succession from one visible head of the Church to another, they also show us an unbroken bond of friendship.

Pope Pius X consecrates the future Benedict XV as bishop:

The future Pope Pius XII delivers a package from Pope Benedict XV:

The future Pope Pius XII meets with Pope Pius XI:

Pope Pius XII meets with the future Pope John XXIII:

Pope John XXIII meets with the future Pope Paul VI:

Pope Paul VI meets with the future Pope John Paul I:

Pope John Paul I meets with the future Pope John Paul II:

Pope John Paul II meets with future Pope Benedict XVI:

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2 Responses to “I am the Vine…”

  1. darmanin Says:

    Very nice…shows the beauty of the oldest fraternity.

  2. Sue Says:

    What a cool chain of association from one pope to the next. Very nice.
    Where did you get the pictures?

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