a nearly extinct English Protestant church established between 1832 and 1835, stressing the imminent coming of the millennium and the reestablishment of the primitive church’s ministries.
- Catholic bagel
catholic bagel noun A nontraditional bagel, esp flavored: ok, black pepper and cheese catholic bagels
a visible society of baptized Christians professing the same faith under the authority of the invisible head (Christ) and the authority of the visible head (the pope and the bishops in communion with him). noun short for Roman Catholic Church any of several Churches claiming to have maintained continuity with the ancient and undivided Church […]
an act of Parliament (1829) permitting Roman Catholics to hold parliamentary office and repealing other laws that imposed civil disabilities on Catholics.
the New Testament Epistles of James, I and II Peter, I John, and sometimes II and III John and Jude, addressed to the entire church. plural noun (New Testament) the epistles of James, I and II Peter, I John, and Jude, which were addressed to the universal Church rather than to an individual or a […]