and his allies. 258 This part of the Catechism was"d by Pope Francis in a 2013 press interview in which he remarked, when asked about an individual: I think that when you encounter a person like this the individual. Had the Roman Church been merely founded by Peter and not reckoned him as its first bishop, there could have been no ground for such a contention. "Vocations Online Internet Directory of Women's Religious Communities". "He the Holy Spirit is essentially the Spirit of truth (John 14:1617; 15:26 Whose office it.to teach the Apostles the full meaning of it of the truth (John 14:26; 16:13). Archived from the original on 6 September 2014. The Eastern Catholic Churches are groups of faithful who have either never been out of communion with the Holy See or who have restored communion with it at the cost of breaking communion with their associates of the same tradition. 16 Its teaching includes sanctification through faith and evangelisation of the Gospel as well as Catholic social teaching, which emphasises voluntary support for the sick, the poor, and the afflicted through the corporal and spiritual works of mercy. 380 He travelled more than any other pope, visiting 129 countries, 381 and used television and radio as means of spreading the church's teachings. Pope Gregory VII further initiated the Gregorian Reforms regarding the independence of the clergy from secular authority. 145 The liturgies of the sacraments are central to the church's mission. Woods Jr, Thomas (2005). This led to the Investiture Controversy between the church and the Holy Roman Emperors, over which had the authority to appoint bishops and popes. The rich variety of theological and spiritual heritages proper to the local churches 'unified in a common effort shows all the more resplendently the catholicity of the undivided Church'.(cf. History of the Christian Church. Andrew the Apostle Retrieved Pelowski, Alton. (2011) The history of the Catholic Church in Latin America: from conquest to revolution and beyond (NYU Press) Smith, Janet,.