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  • 121 Old English literature — This article is part of a series on: Old English Dialects …

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  • 122 Anglo-Saxons —    Germanic peoples who invaded England in the fifth century, the Anglo Saxons formed enduring institutions and cultural and religious traditions that remained an important part of English society even after their ultimate defeat by William the… …

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  • 123 Ignace Bourget — Monsignor Ignace Bourget Bishop of Montreal Ignace Bourget in 1882 Diocese …

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  • 124 English Reformation — The English Reformation was the series of events in 16th century England by which the Church of England first broke away from the authority of the Pope and the Roman Catholic Church.These events were, in part, associated with the wider process of …

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  • 125 Christology — Christological /kris tl oj i keuhl/, adj. Christologist, n. /kri stol euh jee/, n., pl. Christologies for 2. 1. the branch of theology dealing with the nature, person, and deeds of Jesus Christ. 2. an interpretation of the nature, person, and… …

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  • 126 Ireland — Irelander, n. /uyeur leuhnd/, n. 1. John, 1838 1918, U.S. Roman Catholic clergyman and social reformer, born in Ireland: archbishop of St. Paul, Minn., 1888 1918. 2. Also called Emerald Isle. Latin, Hibernia. a large western island of the British …

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  • 127 Aquinas, Thomas, Saint — ▪ Italian Christian theologian and philosopher Introduction also called  Aquinas,  Italian  San Tommaso d Aquino,  byname  Doctor Angelicus (Latin: Angelic Doctor)  born 1224/25, Roccasecca, near Aquino, Terra di Lavoro, Kingdom of Sicily died… …

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  • 128 Australia — • Includes history, education, and religious statistics Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Australia     Australia     † …

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  • 129 Douai — • The town of Douai, in the department of Nord, France, is on the River Scarpe, some twenty miles south of Lille Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Douai     Douai      …

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  • 130 Indulgences — • A remission of the temporal punishment due to sin, the guilt of which has been forgiven Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Indulgences     Indulgences      …

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  • 131 Laity — • The body of the faithful, outside of the ranks of the clergy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Laity     Laity     † …

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  • 132 Rome — • The significance of Rome lies primarily in the fact that it is the city of the pope Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Rome     Rome     † …

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  • 133 Toulouse — • Includes the Department of Haute Garonne Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Toulouse     Toulouse     † …

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  • 134 Capital Punishment (Death Penalty) —     Capital Punishment     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Capital Punishment     The infliction by due legal process of the penalty of death as a punishment for crime.     The Latins use the word capitalis (from caput, head) to describe that which… …

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  • 135 Herbert Vaughan —     Herbert Vaughan     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Herbert Vaughan     Cardinal, and third Archbishop of Westminster; b. at Gloucester, 15 April, 1832; d. at St. Joseph s College, Mill Hill, Middlesex, 19 June, 1903; he came of a family which had… …

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  • 136 House of Guise —     House of Guise     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► House of Guise     The House of Guise, a branch of the ducal family of Lorraine, played an important part in the religious troubles of France during the seventeenth century. By reason of descent… …

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  • 137 Congregation — Con gre*ga tion, n. [L. congregatio: cf. F. congr[ e]gation.] 1. The act of congregating, or bringing together, or of collecting into one aggregate or mass. [1913 Webster] The means of reduction in the fire is but by the congregation of… …

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  • 138 Congregation of the Lord — Congregation Con gre*ga tion, n. [L. congregatio: cf. F. congr[ e]gation.] 1. The act of congregating, or bringing together, or of collecting into one aggregate or mass. [1913 Webster] The means of reduction in the fire is but by the congregation …

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  • 139 Anthony the Great — Infobox Saint name=Saint Anthony the Great birth date=ca.251 death date=356 feast day=January 17 (Western Christianity and Eastern Orthodoxy) January 30 = Tobi 22 (Coptic Church) venerated in=Anglicanism Eastern Orthodoxy Lutheranism Oriental… …

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  • 140 Cardinal (Catholicism) — A cardinal is a senior ecclesiastical official, usually a bishop, of the Catholic Church. They are collectively known as the College of Cardinals, which as a body elects a new pope. The duties of the cardinals include attending the meetings of… …

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