Orthodox Catholic Church

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Noun1.Orthodox Catholic Church - derived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine ritesOrthodox Catholic Church - derived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine rites
canonisation, canonization - (Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Church) the act of admitting a deceased person into the canon of saints
Catholic Church - any of several churches claiming to have maintained historical continuity with the original Christian Church
Greek Church, Greek Orthodox Church - state church of Greece; an autonomous part of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Russian Orthodox Church - an independent church with its own Patriarch; until 1917 it was the established church or Russia
bishop - a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ
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There's a porous or open boundary between what we might think of as normative, orthodox Catholicism on the one hand, and broad, popular piety on the other," he said.
This worldview was, of course, orthodox Catholicism.
Neo-Catholics' tends to bring together the ideas of orthodox Catholicism, some Protestant branches, and more and Betty Clermont discusses its influences, and how it shifted from having many liberal views in the early 1980s to being an icon of the Conservative right in America.
In her discussion of Ihnatowicz's religious poems, her theological sentiments are not entirely in tune with those of the poet who is a scholar in his own right, and committed to orthodox Catholicism.
One impetus was the desire of the Church to bring people back within the fold of orthodox Catholicism.
Boring content advancing traditional orthodox Catholicism and publishing church rules and laws do nothing to promote the renewal and reform we so desperately need.
But orthodox Catholicism is coming in the US and the liberal type is dying out," he says.