Catholic articles on Wikipedia
themselves as Catholic in accordance with the Four Marks of the Church. The most frequent uses refer to the faith and practices of the Catholic Church, consisting
May 22nd 2017

Catholic Church
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian Church, with more than 1.28 billion members worldwide. As one of
May 22nd 2017

Catholic Encyclopedia
Not to be confused with New Catholic Encyclopedia. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline
Mar 28th 2017

Catholic school
Catholic schools are parochial schools or education ministries of the Catholic Church. As of 2011[update], the Church operates the world's largest non-governmental
May 17th 2017

Catholic theology
The theology of the Catholic Church is based on natural law, canonical scripture, divine revelation, and sacred tradition, as interpreted authoritatively
May 14th 2017

Evangelical Catholic
Catholic is used by Christians who consider themselves both "catholic" and "evangelical" (meaning "gospel-centered"). Evangelical catholic (catholic is
May 21st 2017

Eastern Catholic Churches
Eastern-Catholic-Churches">The Eastern Catholic Churches or Oriental Catholic Churches, also called the Eastern-rite Catholic Churches, Greek Catholic Churches, and in some historical
May 20th 2017

Old Catholic Church
The term Old Catholic Church was originally used from the 1850s by groups which had separated from the Roman Catholic Church over certain doctrines, primarily
Apr 16th 2017

Catholic emancipation
Catholic emancipation or Catholic relief was a process in the Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in the late 18th century and early 19th century that
May 21st 2017

Traditionalist Catholic
see Traditionalism (Catholicism). Traditionalist Catholics are members of the Catholic Church who believe that there should be a restoration of
May 4th 2017

Lapsed Catholic
A lapsed Catholic is a baptized Catholic who is non-practicing. Such a person may still identify as a Catholic and remains a Catholic according to canon
Apr 17th 2017

Catholic Worker Movement
The Catholic Worker Movement is a collection of autonomous communities of Catholics and their associates founded by Dorothy Day and Peter Maurin in the
May 1st 2017

Priesthood in the Catholic Church
ministerial orders of the Roman Catholic Church (for similar but different rules among Eastern Catholics see Eastern Catholic Church) are those of bishop
May 8th 2017

Catholic laity
over one billion Catholics in the world. The majority of these are lay Catholics, also known as the laity, which includes all Catholics except the clergy
May 22nd 2017

Syro-Malankara Catholic Church
The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church is an Eastern Catholic Church in full communion with Catholic Church and with the Bishop of Rome, the Pope. It is one
May 23rd 2017

Ruthenian Catholic Church
The Ruthenian Greek Catholic Church, also known in the United States as the Byzantine-Catholic-ChurchByzantine Catholic Church, is an Eastern Catholic church that uses the Byzantine
May 6th 2017

Catholic Church in England and Wales
See also: Catholic Church in the United Kingdom The Catholic Church in England and Wales is part of the worldwide Catholic Church in full communion with
Apr 28th 2017

Catholic university
A Catholic university is a private university run by the Roman Catholic Church or by Roman Catholic organizations such as religious institutes. Those
May 15th 2017

Bishop in the Catholic Church
of bishops in the Catholic Church. For information on the historical origin of the office, see Bishop. Further information: Catholic Church hierarchy
May 2nd 2017

Armenian Catholic Church
Armenian-Catholic-ChurchArmenian Catholic Church (Armenian: Հայ Կաթողիկէ Եկեղեցի, Hay Kat’oġikē Ekeġec’i) is one of the Eastern particular churches sui iuris of the Catholic Church
May 15th 2017

Irish Catholic
Irish-CatholicsIrish Catholics are people who are Catholic and Irish. Divisions between Irish-CatholicsIrish Catholics and Irish Protestants played a major role in the history of Ireland
May 22nd 2017

Syriac Catholic Church
Syriac-Catholic-ChurchSyriac Catholic Church (or Syrian Catholic Church) (Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܝܬܐ‎,(ʿīṯo suryaiṯo qaṯolīqaiṯo), (also known as Aramean Catholic Church)
May 3rd 2017

Catholic University of America
pontifical university of the Catholic-ChurchCatholic Church in the United-StatesUnited States and the only institution of higher education founded by the U.S. Catholic bishops. Established
May 7th 2017

Romanian Greek Catholic Church
RomanianRomanian-Greek-Catholic-Church">The RomanianRomanian Greek Catholic Church or RomanianRomanian-Church-UnitedRomanianRomanian Church United with Rome, Greek-Catholic (RomanianRomanian: Roman">Biserica RomaUnită cu Roma, Greco-Catolică) is a
May 16th 2017

Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church
Ukrainian-Greek-Catholic-Church">The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC) (Ukrainian: Українська греко-католицька церква (УГКЦ), Ukrains'ka Hreko-Katolyts'ka Tserkva) is a Byzantine
May 22nd 2017

List of Catholic dioceses (alphabetical)
territorial Catholic dioceses and ordinariates. There are approximately 3,000 actual (i.e., disregarding titular ones) dioceses of the Roman Catholic and Eastern
Mar 6th 2017

Catholic charities
Catholic charities refer to a number of Catholic charitable organisations. Catholic spiritual teaching includes spreading the Gospel while Catholic social
Apr 26th 2017

List of Catholic archdioceses
of Roman Catholic archdioceses ordered by country and continent. Many smaller countries, as well as large countries with small Roman Catholic populations
Apr 25th 2017

Ethiopian Catholic Church
The Ethiopian Catholic Church is a Metropolitan sui iuris Eastern particular church within the Catholic Church. Established in 1930, its membership includes
May 18th 2017

Catholic Church in the United States
The Catholic Church in the United States is part of the worldwide Catholic Church in communion with the Pope. With 70.4 million members, it is the largest
May 3rd 2017

Melkite Greek Catholic Church
Melkite (Greek) Catholic Church (Arabic: كنيسة الروم الملكيين الكاثوليك‎‎, KanKanīsat ar-Rūm al-Malakiyyīn al-Kāṯūlīk) is an Eastern Catholic Church in full
May 20th 2017

Catholic Church in Scotland
The Catholic Church in Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: An Eaglais Chaitligeach; Scots: Catholic Kirk), overseen by the Scottish Bishops' Conference, is part
May 14th 2017

Marriage in the Catholic Church
marriage in ChristianityChristianity, see Christian views on marriage. Marriage in the Catholic Church, also called matrimony, is the "covenant by which a man and a woman
May 4th 2017

Catholic Answers
Not to be confused with The Catholic Answer, a publication of Our Sunday Visitor. Catholic Answers, based in El Cajon, California, is the largest lay-run
Mar 24th 2017

Sacraments of the Catholic Church
There are seven sacraments of the Catholic-ChurchCatholic Church, which according to Catholic theology were instituted by Jesus and entrusted to the Church. Sacraments
May 22nd 2017

Russian Greek Catholic Church
Russian-Greek-Catholic-Church">The Russian Greek Catholic Church (Russian: Российская греко-католическая церковь, Rossiyskaya greko-katolicheskaya tserkov) is a Byzantine Rite church
May 20th 2017

Catechism of the Catholic Church
the Catholic Church (Latin: Catechismus-Catholicae-EcclesiaeCatechismus Catholicae Ecclesiae; commonly called the Catechism or the CCC) is a catechism promulgated for the Catholic Church
May 19th 2017

Catholic social teaching
Catholic social teaching is the Catholic doctrines on matters of human dignity and common good in society. The ideas address oppression, social organization
May 21st 2017

Roman Catholic (term)
Roman Catholic is a term sometimes used to differentiate members of the Catholic Church in full communion with the Pope (of the See of Rome) from other
May 22nd 2017

Homosexuality and the Catholic Church
Homosexuality is addressed in Catholic moral theology under two forms: homosexual orientation is considered an "objective disorder" because Catholicism
May 15th 2017

Catholic moral theology
Catholic moral theology is a major category of doctrine in the Catholic Church, equivalent to a religious ethics. Moral theology encompasses Roman Catholic
Apr 27th 2017

Holy orders in the Catholic Church
see Holy Orders (film). The Sacrament of Holy Orders in the Catholic Church includes three orders: bishop, priest, and deacon. In the phrase
Apr 25th 2017

Hierarchy of the Catholic Church
The Hierarchy of the Catholic Church consists of its bishops, priests, and deacons. In the ecclesiological sense of the term, "hierarchy" strictly means
May 11th 2017

Catholic liturgy
article about liturgy in the Catholic Church. For liturgical practices in other churches, see Christian liturgy. The Catholic Church is fundamentally liturgical
Apr 16th 2017

Coptic Catholic Church
The Coptic Catholic Church is an Eastern Catholic particular church in full communion with the Roman Catholic Church. The Coptic Catholic Church uses the
May 1st 2017

Catholic League (U.S.)
The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, often shortened to the Catholic League, is an American Catholic anti-defamation and civil rights organization
May 4th 2017

Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association
Further information: Catholic Church in Chinese-Patriotic-Catholic-Association">China The Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association (simplified Chinese: 中国天主教爱国会; traditional Chinese: 中國天主教愛國會;
Apr 6th 2017

Dogma in the Catholic Church
In the Catholic Church, a dogma is a definitive article of faith (de fide) that has been solemnly promulgated by the college of bishops at an ecumenical
Feb 4th 2017

Catholic League (German)
Catholic-League">The Catholic League (Latin: Catholica">Liga Catholica, German: Katholische Liga) was a coalition of Catholic states of the Holy Roman Empire formed 10 July 1609
May 7th 2017

Catholic Church in Nigeria
Catholic Church in Nigeria is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope, the curia in Rome, and the Catholic Bishops'
Apr 22nd 2017

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