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Catholic

Catholic  

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The word, meaning ‘general’ or ‘universal’, has come to have various uses in Christian terminology: (1) Of the universal Church as distinct from local Christian communities.(2) In the sense of ...
Georg Calixtus

Georg Calixtus  

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(1586–1656), Protestant theologian. He was professor of theology at Helmstedt from 1614. He tried to build up a theological system (syncretism) which would reconcile Lutherans, Calvinists, and ...
Old Catholics

Old Catholics  

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A group of small national Churches, consisting of Christians who have separated from the RC Church.(1) The Old Catholic Church in the Netherlands, sometimes called the Church of Utrecht. This owes ...
St Vincent of Lérins

St Vincent of Lérins  

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(d. before 450), author of the Commonitorium. After a period in secular employment, he became a monk at Lérins. It is generally thought that he opposed the teaching of St Augustine on predestination ...
Vincentian Canon

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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2003
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A threefold (but never realized) criterion of Catholic doctrine: quod ubique, quod semper, quod ab omnibus creditum est

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