western_church
1. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic,religion,Christianity) the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
Synonyms: Roman_Catholic_Church Roman_Catholic Roman_Church Church_of_Rome
Related terms: Catholic_Church Roman_Catholic Rome Society_of_Jesus curia Sacred_College Mass bishop cardinal Doctor seminarian confession dean spiritual_bouquet Paternoster pax gradual novena stations_of_the_Cross ultramontanism curia monstrance Aquinas Becket pallium beatification Divine_Office Sacred_College beguine sursum_corda Holy_Year canonical_hour Rota internuncio Monsignor nuncio penitent mass_card Sister breviary canonization vicar-general provincial Augustine basil Francis_of_Assisi Gregory postulator apostolic_delegate athanasius baeda domingo_de_guzman ignatius_of_loyola domestic_prelate gregory_nazianzen ambrose bruno apostle_of_germany eusebius_hieronymus john_chrysostom Brother Vulgate missal Solemnity_of_Mary placebo indulgence
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