The Reformation of the 16th century resulted in Protestants breaking away.
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The Stations of the Way of the Cross according to the method of St.
I will give you the keys to the kingdom of heaven.
At the Reformation the term 'Catholic' was claimed as its exclusive right by the body remaining under the Roman obedience, in opposition to the 'Protestant' or 'Reformed' National Churches.
National Shrine of St.
Chalice with purificatorpaten and pallcrucifixand lit candle.
Month of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
Peter, saying that Cornelius has succeeded to "the place of Fabian which is the place of Peter" Ep
As a result of Islamic domination of the Mediterraneanthe Frankish state, centred away from that sea, was able to evolve as the dominant power that shaped the Western Europe of the Middle Ages.
From the s, the issue of sexual abuse of minors by Catholic clergy and other church members has become the subject of civil litigation, criminal prosecution, media coverage and public debate in countries around the world.