The Roman Catholic Church which is headed by the Pope in the Vatican City in Europe is the richest church in the world.
In Christian religious circles, the Roman Catholic church which is undoubtedly the oldest Christian organization which is believed to have been started by the disciples of Jesus Christ of Nazareth in the Bible is the richest church in the world due to the church’s ownership of several magnificent buildings and properties like ancient religious manuscripts which are priceless.
Leading the Roman Catholic church globally is their religious leader and head the Pope. He is one of the most influential personalities in the world according to sources. He commands over 3000 dioceses globally from the Vatican City where its headquarters is situated.
The current wealth of the Roman Catholic Church alone is estimated at over $55 billion dollars. Some of the things owned by the church include paintings, collections and other religious items which are priceless. Some believe these 55 billion dollars may not be the holistic estimate when we compare what the church owns that cannot be quantified in monetary terms.