Catholic Church (disambiguation)
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Catholic church may also refer to:
- Any of 23 autonomous particular churches within the Catholic Church
- The Church catholic, the Christian Church in general.
- Any Church which claims a catholic character, the apostolic origins and historical traditions of catholicity. These are not in full communion with the bishop of Rome:
- The Eastern Orthodox Churches
- The Anglican Communion
- The Independent Catholic Churches
- The American Catholic Church in the United States
- The Anglo-Lutheran Catholic Church
- The Antiochian Catholic Church in America
- The Brazilian Catholic Apostolic Church
- The Christ Catholic Church
- The Ecumenical Catholic Church
- The Evangelical Catholic Church
- The Liberal Catholic Church
- The National Catholic Church of America
- The Old Catholic Church
- The Old Roman Catholic Church in North America
- The Orthodox-Catholic Church of America (OCCA)
- The Polish National Catholic Church
- For example, the Melkite Catholic Church, the Maronite Catholic Church, the Roman Catholic Church, et al.
- In English, this distinction is maintained by referring in this case to the Church catholic, with a lower-case 'c', as in the Creeds.
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