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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.

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Any degree or instance or form of happiness, or whatever makes a person happy. Implies appropriateness and therefore the fulfillment of desire. (Etym. Latin felicitas, happiness, blessedness.)

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