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The Catholic Encyclopedia

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Aachen Aaron Abaddon
Abandonment Abarim Abba
AbbÉ Abbess Abbey
Abbo Cernuus Abbot Abbreviators
Abdera Abdias Abdias of Babylon
Abdication Abduction Abecedaria
Abecedarians Abel Abraham-Ben-MÉIr Aben-Ezra
Abenakis Abiathar Abila
Abipones Abisai Abjuration
Abner Abortion Abraham
Abraham a Sancta Clara Abraham Ecchelensis Abraham (in Liturgy)
Abrahamites Abrasax Absalom
Absalon of Lund Absinthe Absolution
Abstemii Abstinence Abstraction
Abthain Abundius Abydus
Abyss Abyssinia Acacia
Acacius Acadia Acanthus
Acathistus Accaron Accentus Ecclesiasticus
Acceptance Acceptants Accession
Accessus Acciajuoli Accident
Acclamation Acclamation (in Papal Elections) Accomplice
Acephali Achab Achaia
Achaicus Achaz Achiacharus
Achimaas Achimelech Achitopel

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Containing 11,511 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.

The 1914 Catholic Encyclopedia was the most comprehensive resource on Catholic teaching, history, and information ever gathered in all of human history. Originally printed in fifteen hardcopy volumes, it covered science, literature, history, doctrine, saints, government, art and much more in the 11,000+ entries.

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