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  • 1 The Diocese of Achonry —     The Diocese of Achonry     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Diocese of Achonry     (Gaelic, Achadh Chonnaire, Connary s Field).     In Ireland, suffragan to the Archdiocese of Tuam. The village of Achonry occupies a very picturesque situation in …

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  • 2 The Church in China —     The Church in China     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Church in China     Ancient Christians     The introduction of Christianity into China has been ascribed not only to the Apostle of India, St. Thomas, but also to St. Bartholomew. In the… …

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  • 3 The Benedictine Order —     The Benedictine Order     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Benedictine Order     The Benedictine Order comprises monks living under the Rule of St. Benedict, and commonly known as black monks . The order will be considered in this article under… …

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  • 4 The Kingdom of Bavaria —     The Kingdom of Bavaria     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Kingdom of Bavaria     I. POLITICAL CONSTITUTION, AREA, POPULATION     The present Kingdom of Bavaria named after the German tribe called Boiarii has formed, since 1871, a constituent… …

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  • 5 The Pope —     The Pope     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Pope     (Ecclesiastical Latin papa from Greek papas, a variant of pappas father, in classical Latin pappas Juvenal, Satires 6:633).     The title pope, once used with far greater latitude (see below …

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  • 6 The Irish (in Countries Other Than Ireland) —     The Irish (in countries other than Ireland)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Irish (in countries other than Ireland)     I. IN THE UNITED STATES     Who were the first Irish to land on the American continent and the time of their arrival are …

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  • 7 The Thirty Years War —     The Thirty Years War     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Thirty Years War     The Thirty Years War (1618 48), though pre eminently a German war, was also of great importance for the history of the whole of Europe, not only because nearly all… …

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  • 8 The Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church — of Alexandria is the highest authority in the Church of Alexandria [ [http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/nycodes/c103/a32.html Caselaw] ] and it formulates the rules and regulations regarding matters of church s organisation, faith, service s order. [ …

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  • 9 Diocese — • The territory or churches subject to the jurisdiction of a bishop Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Diocese     Diocese     † …

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  • 10 The Religion of Russia —     The Religion of Russia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Religion of Russia     A. The Origin of Russian Christianity     There are two theories in regard to the early Christianity of Russia; according to one of them, Russia was Catholic from …

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  • 11 Diocese of Louisville —     Diocese of Louisville     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Louisville     Comprises that part of Kentucky west of the Kentucky River and western borders of Carroll, Owen, Franklin, Woodford, Jessamine, Garrard, Rockcastle, Laurel, and… …

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  • 12 Diocese of Cork —     Diocese of Cork     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Cork     (Corcagia, Corcagiensis).     In Ireland, suffragan of Cashel. St. Finbarr was the founder and first bishop of this see. He was born about the middle of the sixth century at… …

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  • 13 Diocese of Meaux —     Diocese of Meaux     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Meaux     (MELDENSIS.)     Meaux comprises the entire department of Seine and Marne, suffragan of Sens until 1622, and subsequently of Paris. The Concordat of 1801 had given to the… …

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  • 14 The Reformation —     The Reformation     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Reformation     The usual term for the religious movement which made its appearance in Western Europe in the sixteenth century, and which, while ostensibly aiming at an internal renewal of the …

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  • 15 Diocese of Brooklyn —     Diocese of Brooklyn     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Brooklyn     Comprises the counties of Kings, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk, or all of Long Island, in the State of New York, U.S.A., an area of 1,007 square miles. The population of… …

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  • 16 Diocese of Canterbury — Location Ecclesiastical province Canterbury Archdeaconries Canterbury, Ashford, Maidstone …

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  • 17 Diocese of Clermont —     Diocese of Clermont     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Clermont     (CLERMONT FERRAND; CLAROMONTENSIS)     Comprises the entire department of Puy de Dôme and is a suffragan of Bourges. Although at first very extensive, in 1317 the… …

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  • 18 Diocese of Nottingham —     Diocese of Nottingham     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Nottingham     (NOTTINGHAMIEN)     One of the original twelve English Dioceses created at the time of the restoration of the hierarchy by Pius IX in 1850 embraces the counties of… …

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  • 19 The Roman Congregations —     The Roman Congregations     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Roman Congregations     Certain departments have been organized by the Holy See at various times to assist it in the transaction of those affairs which canonical discipline and the… …

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  • 20 Diocese of Harrisburg —     Diocese of Harrisburg     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Harrisburg     (Harrisburgensis.)     Established 1868, comprises the Counties of Dauphin, Lebanon, Lancaster, York, Adams, Franklin, Cumberland, Perry, Juniata, Mifflin, Snyder,… …

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