There are a range of Eastern Catholic Churches including (but not limited to):
- Melkite Greek Catholic Church
- Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church
- Syro-Malabar Catholic Church
- Chaldean Catholic Church
- Maronite Church
- Armenian Catholic Church
- Syro-Malankara Catholic Church
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3 days ago · The twenty-three Eastern Catholic Churches are in communion with the Holy See at the Vatican despite being rooted in the theological and liturgical traditions of Eastern Christianity. These churches were originally part of the Orthodox East, but have since been reconciled to the Roman Church.
3 days ago · The Eastern Orthodox Church, officially the Orthodox Catholic Church, is the second-largest Christian church, with approximately 260 million members, comprising 82% of all Orthodox Christians. It operates as a communion of autocephalous churches, each governed by its bishops in local synods.
3 days ago · e The Catholic Church is "the Catholic Communion of Churches, both Roman and Eastern, or Oriental, that are in full communion with the Bishop of Rome." The church is also known by members as the People of God, the Body of Christ, the "Temple of the Holy Spirit", among other names.
5 days ago · Byzantine rite in Italy - the tradition of the Italo-Greek-Albanian Church; Fr. Ronald Roberson's book The Eastern Christian Churches – A Brief Survey is the most up-to-date primer on these churches, available online at Catholic Near-East Welfare Association (CNEWA). Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "The Rite of Constantinople".
Aug 01, 2020 · The Holy See dates back to Early Christianity and is the principal episcopal see of the Catholic Church, with approximately 1.313 billion baptised Catholic Christians in the world as of 2017 in the Latin Church and 23 Eastern Catholic Churches.
6 days ago · communion of Christian Churches led by the Pope, consisting of the Latin Church and 23 Eastern Catholic Churches
2 days ago · (Christianity) The head of a monastery of the Eastern Orthodox Church or Eastern Catholic Churches. 2015 , Ines Angeli Murzaku, Monasticism in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Republics : From 1517 to 1637 a total of 19 Kirillov hegumens were transferred to other influential positions, and nine of them were raised to episcopal seats.
Aug 01, 2020 · Gothic architecture, usually churches or university buildings, continued to be built. Ireland was an island of Gothic architecture in the 17th and 18th centuries, with the construction of Derry Cathedral (completed 1633), Sligo Cathedral (c. 1730), and Down Cathedral (1790–1818) are other notable examples.
6 days ago · World Christian Encyclopedia: A Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in The Modern World / David B. Barrett (Editor), George T. Kurian (Editor), Todd M. Johnson (Editor). — New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. — P. 16—18. — 876 p.
Aug 02, 2020 · The Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches (CCEO), the body of Oriental canon law for the Eastern Catholic Churches, in Canon 780 follows the Second Vatican Council's teaching that the tribunals of the Eastern Orthodox Churches have a valid annulment process to declare a marriage null.