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ROMANISM

A pejorative term used of the Roman Catholic faith and practice; it came into vogue with the Protestant Reformation. Catholics are called Romanists and their religion is said to be Romish.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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