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The Catholic Encyclopedia

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FÉLicitÉ Robert de Lamennais FÉLix de Lope de Vega Carpio FÉLiz de Azara
FaÇAde Fabian Birkowski Fabriano and Matelica
Fabrica Ecclesi&Aelig; Faculties of the Soul Facundus of Hermiane
Faenza Faith Fajardo Diego de Saavedra
Faldstool Fall River False Decretals
Falsity Faltonia Proba Famagusta
Familiars Family Family of Bentivoglio
Family of D'Ailleboust Family of Harlay Family of Hurter
Family of Lamoignon Family of LefËVre Family of Petre
Family of Rueckers Fanon Fargo
Faroe Islands Fast Fatalism
Fate Father Abram J. Ryan Father Damien (Joseph de Veuster)
Father Prout Fathers of the Church Fathers of the Holy Sepulchre
Faustino ArÉValo Fausto de Elhuyar Y de Suvisa Faustus of Riez
Faversham Abbey Fear Feast of Asses
Feast of Corpus Christi Feast of Fools Feast of Guardian Angels
Feast of Orthodoxy Feast of Our Lady of Good Counsel Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Feast of Our Lady of Ransom Feast of Our Lady, Help of Christians Feast of the Ascension
Feast of the Circumcision Feast of the Crown of Thorns Feast of the Dedication (Scriptural)
Feast of the Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Feast of the Holy Name Feast of the Holy Name of Mary
Feast of the Holy Rosary Feast of the Holy Winding Sheet of Christ Feast of the Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Feast of the Most Holy Redeemer Feast of the Most Precious Blood Feast of the Most Pure Heart of Mary
Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Feast of the Patronage of Our Lady Feast of the Prayer of Christ
Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ Feast of Trumpets

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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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