Roman Catholicism in Lebanon

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The Roman Catholic Church in Lebanon is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.

There are about one million two hundred thousand Catholics in Lebanon, the majority of who are not Latin Catholics, but instead follow a number of different rites of the Catholic Church - mostly Maronite, but also Melkite and non-native to Lebanon Catholic rites like Armenian, Chaldean, and Syriac.

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