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Definition of Catholics
CatholicCatholic Cath"o*lic (k[a^]th"[-o]*[i^]k), a. [L. catholicus,
Gr. kaqoliko`s, universal, general; kata` down, wholly +
"o`los whole, probably akin to E. solid: cf. F. catholique.]
1. Universal or general; as, the catholic faith.
Men of other countries [came] to bear their part in
so great and catholic a war. --Southey.
Note: This epithet, which is applicable to the whole
Christian church, or its faith, is claimed by Roman
Catholics to belong especially to their church, and in
popular usage is so limited.
2. Not narrow-minded, partial, or bigoted; liberal; as,
3. Of or pertaining to, or affecting the Roman Catholics; as,
the Catholic emancipation act.
Catholic epistles, the epistles of the apostles which are
addressed to all the faithful, and not to a particular
church; being those of James, Peter, Jude, and John. CatholicCatholic Cath"o*lic, n.
1. A person who accepts the creeds which are received in
common by all parts of the orthodox Christian church.
2. An adherent of the Roman Catholic church; a Roman
Old Catholic, the name assumed in 1870 by members of the
Roman Catholic church, who denied the ecumenical character
of the Vatican Council, and rejected its decrees, esp.
that concerning the infallibility of the pope, as contrary
to the ancient Catholic faith.
Meaning of Catholics from wikipedia
- The Catholic
Church, also known
as the Roman Catholic
Church, is the largest Christian
church, with approximately
1.3 billion baptised Catholics
- Chaldean Catholics
(/kælˈdiːən/), known simply
(Kaldāye; ܟܠܕܝ̈ܐ or ܟܲܠܕܵܝܹܐ), are ****yrian adherents
of the Chaldean Catholic Church
- dynamic Catholics
, and on the basis
that only 7% of Catholics
are "dynamic Catholics
that "groups of traditional Catholics
- "inactive" Catholics
, "fallen-away" or "lapsed" Catholics
. For many of them, the statement
remains, "I'm Catholic
of the Catholic Church
- The Catholics
is an Australian
led by Lloyd
Swanton. They were nominated
for ARIA Awards
for Best Jazz Album
in 1994 (The Catholics
of Churches Liberal Catholic Church
for Christ Willibrord Society German Catholics
(sect) Franz Heinrich Reusch Warren
of 1798 Catholics
and Presbyterians, who were not part of the established Church
of Ireland, found common
cause. Irish Catholics
- self-identifying Catholics
. In absolute
from 45 to 72 million. About
10% of the po****tion as of 2010 are former Catholics
- Goan Catholics
are an ethno-religious community
of Roman Catholics
from the state
of Goa on the west coast
who speak Konkani
as well as English...
- Mangalorean Catholics
Katholik) are an ethno-religious community
of Catholics following
Rite from the Mangalore
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