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Eastern Churches

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  • Eastern Churches — • Eastern Churches depended originally on the Eastern Empire at Constantinople Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Eastern Churches     Eastern Churches      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Eastern Churches —    This term is generically applied to the Churches that evolved in the eastern part of the Roman Empire; each of these churches has a distinctive liturgical, theological, and ecclesiastical tradition. Among the major Christiantraditions in the… …   Glossary of theological terms

  • Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches — This article is part of a series on the Law of the Catholic Church Codes of Canon Law 1983 Code of Canon Law Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches 1917 Code of Canon Law …   Wikipedia

  • The Lesser Eastern Churches — is a book by Adrian Fortescue, published in London in 1913. It contains biographical material relating to the following saints:*Mar AbbaReferences*Holweck, F. G., A Biogrpahical Dictionary of the Saints . St. Louis, MO: B. Herder, 1924 …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Monasticism —     Eastern Monasticism     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Eastern Monasticism     (1) Origin     The first home of Christian monasticism is the Egyptian desert. Hither during persecution men fled the world and the danger of apostasy, to serve God in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Eastern — East ern, a. [AS. e[ a]stern.] 1. Situated or dwelling in the east; oriental; as, an eastern gate; Eastern countries. [1913 Webster] Eastern churches first did Christ embrace. Stirling. [1913 Webster] 2. Going toward the east, or in the direction …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eastern Catholic Churches — This article refers to Eastern churches in full communion with the Church of Rome. For other eastern churches, see Church of the East (disambiguation) Part of a series on Eastern Christianity …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Orthodox Church — Orthodox Catholic Church and Orthodox Christian Church redirect here. For other uses of the term, see Orthodox (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Oriental Orthodox Churches. See also: Eastern Christianity and Orthodoxy by country The… …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Orthodoxy — the faith, practice, membership, and government of the Eastern Orthodox Church. * * * officially Orthodox Catholic Church One of the three major branches of Christianity. Its adherents live mostly in Greece, Russia, the Balkans, Ukraine, and the… …   Universalium

  • Eastern Christianity — For other uses, see Church of the East. Part of a series on Eastern Christianity …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern rite church — or Eastern Catholic church Any of several Eastern Christian churches that trace their origins to ethnic or national Eastern churches but are united with the Roman Catholic church (see Roman Catholicism). A few of these churches became associated… …   Universalium

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