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1910 New Catholic Dictionary

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Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Adoration of the Cross Adoration of the Magi
Adoration, Forty Hours' Adoration, Nocturnal Adoration, Perpetual
Adrian Dedel Adrian Fortescue, Blessed Adrian I, Pope
Adrian Ii, Pope Adrian Iii, Pope Adrian Iv, Pope
Adrian of Canterbury, Saint Adrian Turnebus Adrian V, Pope
Adrian Vi, Pope Adrumetum Adullam
Adult Adult Baptism Adultery
Advent Adventists Advertisements, Book Of
Advocate Advocate of God Advocate, Devil's
Advocates of Roman Congregations Advowson Aebbercurnig
Aecumenical Councils Aedan of Ferns, Saint Aedh of Kildare, Saint
Aedhan, Saint Aelfric the Grammarian Aengus, Saint
Aeon Aer Aesthetics
Aeterna Caeli Gloria Aeterna Christi Munera Aeterne Rector Siderum
Aeterne Rerum Conditor Aeterne Rex Altissime Affair, Kikuyu
Affections Affinity Affirmative Precepts
Afghanistan African Church African Methodist Episcopal Church
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church African Missions of Lyons African Rite
Africanus, Julius Agabus, Saint Agag
Agape Agapetae Agapetus I, Saint Pope
Agapetus Ii, Pope Agapitus, Saint Agar
Agatha, Saint Agathangelus Nourry, Blessed Agathius, Saint
Agatho Saint, Pope Age of Discretion Age of Reason
Age of Reason (2) Age, Canonical Age, Impediment Of

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This dictionary contains not only definitions and explanations of every subject in Religion, Scripture, tradition, doctrine, morals, sacraments, rites, customs, devotions and symbolism, but also accounts of the Church in every continent, country, diocese; missions, notable Catholic centers, cities, and places with religious names; religious orders, church societies, sects and false religions. It has brief articles also on historical events and personages, on the Old Testament and New, and on popes, prelates, priests, men and women of distinction, showing what the Church has done for civilization and correcting many errors which have hitherto passed for history.

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