Action Alert!
Catholic Culture Podcasts
Catholic Culture Podcasts

Catholic Dictionary

Find accurate definitions of over 5,000 Catholic terms and phrases (including abbreviations). Based on Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

Your Term:

CATHOLIC CHURCH

Equivalent to the Roman Catholic Church, an earlier title by which the body of the Christian faithful were identified. It stresses the Church's universality.

Start over.