Roman Catholicism in North America

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Roman Catholicism has had a long history in North America and is prevalent in many different countries, on the mainland and in both island countries and overseas territories. Countries that have a Catholic church, such as the United States, the Dominican Republic, and El Salvador are part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.[1]

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  1. ^ Xavier Donald MacLeod, John Baptist Purcell. History of Roman Catholicism in North America. Retrieved June 14, 2012.