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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Eastern Churches
Eastern Churches depend originally on the Eastern Empire at Constantinople; they are those that either find their centre in the patriarchate of that city (since the centralization of the fourth century) or have been formed by schisms which in the first instance concerned Constantinople rather than the Western world.
Eastern Church, 326); the ludicrous scandal at Monastir, in Macedonia, when they fought over a dead man's body and set the whole town ablaze because some wanted him to be buried in Greek and some in Rumanian (op.
In 1853 the Catholic Rumanians were given a bishop of their own Rite, and in the Allocution made on that occasion, as well as in the one to the Armenians on 2 February, 1854, he again insists on the same principle.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/05230a.htm   (12187 words)

  
 19 Century Western Catholic Churches
Catholic Churches, with the full support of Rome, have made great progress in replacing the Western...
Catholic Churches to maintain their distinctness, and not merely liturgically.
Western Church, its variety is seen in the more than twenty other particular Churches, the "Eastern Catholic Churches...
www.shareonhousechurch.net /19-century-western-catholic-churches.html   (191 words)

  
 Roman and Eastern Catholic churches
The UGCC is a Church of the Byzantine rite which is in full ecclesial communion with the Pope of Rome and acknowledges his spiritual and jurisdictional authority.
In 1960 the name Ukrainian Catholic Church started to be used in official documents to refer to Ukrainian Catholics in the diaspora and the underground Church in Soviet Ukraine.
The Catholic population of this area is 93,859 as of Dec. 31, 1998.
www.ecumenism.net /denom/catholic.htm   (3100 words)

  
 Armenian Catholic Church - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
After the Armenian Apostolic Church, along with the rest of Oriental Orthodoxy formally broke off communion from the Chalcedonian churches, numerous Armenian bishops made attempts to restore communion with the Catholic Church.
In 1195 during the Crusades, the church of the Armenian kingdom of Cilicia entered into a union with the Catholic Church which lasted until Cilicia was conquered by Tatars in 1375.
The church is one of the Eastern-Rite Catholic churches and uses the Armenian rite and Armenian language in liturgy.
www.voyager.in /Armenian_Catholic   (333 words)

  
 Eastern Rite Churches
Roman Catholic Church: Organization of the Church - Organization of the Church There are within the church a number of rites, i.e., ancient,...
Vatican II on ecumenism and the Eastern Orthodox Church.
Church and state in Eastern Europe during the Fourteenth Century: why the Romanians remained in the Orthodox area.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0001465.html   (190 words)

  
 catholic church eastern orthodox roman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
RC Of, relating to, or being the Roman Catholic Church.
Orthodox Church, those formed by the Nestorian and Monophysite heresies (the original Monothelites are now all Eastern-Rite Catholics), and lastly the Catholic...
Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from Conway to New Durham, Gilford to Wakefield gathered in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire to participate in a world-wide conference broadcast to them by satellite.
www.bcpets.com /church/catholic-church-eastern-orthodox-roman.php   (740 words)

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