Actually, the Pope doesn't either. He has to believe the same teachings as his predecessors.<quoted text>
share with the group what it is then Tony.
I don't tell catholics what to believe..the pope does.
Therefore, anything He tells us will never go against what was already revealed from the Apostles.
What I'm saying is, if he is 'telling' us what to believe, it isn't coming from his personal opinion on scripture per se, but always in line - and never contradicting sacred scripture.