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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.

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CRITICISM, HISTORICAL

Regarding the Bible, it is the study that seeks to determine the historical sources, authorships, and factual contents of the Scriptures. Its focus is on the historicity of the biblical persons and events.

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