Perfect for parents, families, schools, and parishes to teach young children about the pope. This full-color, photo-illustrated, nonfiction story traces the papacy from its biblical beginnings to the present. From the handing of the keys, to the election of a new pope, from the rock on which the Church is built, to the Pope mobile, the Ring of the Fisherman, and the Swiss Guard, it presents the history and splendor of the papacy in simple, easy-to-understand language. Includes a glossary of terms and list of popes from Saint Peter to Pope Benedict. Catholic Writers' Guild Seal of Approval. Imprimatur.