It is the cathedral church of the Diocese of Rome in the city of Rome and serves as the seat of the Roman Pontiff.
St. John Lateran is the oldest and highest ranking of the four papal major basilicas, giving it the unique title of “archbasilica”, and also the oldest church in the western world. Right in front of it you’ll find the Holy Stairs, a set of 28 white marble steps that, according to the Roman Catholic…
One of the most important Cathedrals in all of Christianity, this is where the power of the Vatican was centered before Saint Peters. 30 foot statues of the Apostles pretty cool too!