Religion in Portugal
Portugal has no official religion. The most predominant religion in Portugal is Roman Catholicism. According to the 2011 Census, 81% of the population of Portugal is Catholic, though only about 19% at...
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Islam in Portugal
According to the Instituto Nacional de Estatística (the National Statistical Institute of Portugal), there were, according to the 1991 census, 9,134 Muslims in Portugal, about 0.1% of the total popula...
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Portugal
As of January 1, 2011, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 39,031 members in six stakes and four districts, 68 Congregations (33 wards and 35 branches), and two missions in Portug...
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Churches in Portugal
The following is a list of churches in Portugal by district or autonomous region.
Our Lady of Fátima
Our Lady of Fátima (Portuguese: Nossa Senhora de Fátima, [ˈnɔsɐ sɨˈɲoɾɐ dɨ ˈfatimɐ]) is a title referring to the Virgin Mary, based on apparitions reported to be experienced by three shepherd chil...
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Roman Catholicism in Portugal
The History of Roman Catholicism in Portugal is part of the worldwide history of the Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome. The Roman Catholic Church is the world's large...
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Converso
A converso ([komˈberso]; [kõˈvɛɾsu]; Catalan: convers [kumˈbɛrs], [komˈvɛɾs]; "a convert", from Latin conversvs, "converted, turned around") and its feminine form conversa was a Jew or Muslim who ...
History of the Jews in Portugal
The history of the Jews in Portugal reaches back over two thousand years and is directly related to Sephardi history, a Jewish ethnic division that represents communities who have originated in the Ib...
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Portuguese Inquisition
The Portuguese Inquisition (Portuguese: Inquisição Portuguesa) was formally established in Portugal in 1536 at the request of its king, John III. Manuel I had asked for the installation of the Inq...
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Monastery of Dumio
The Monastery of Dumio (sometimes Dumium or Dumio, in Portuguese São Martinho de Dume), is a former paleo-Christian monastery in the civil parish of Dume, municipality of Braga, in northwestern Portug...
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Igreja Matriz de Belazaima do Chão
The Igreja Matriz de Belazaima do Chão is a church in Belazaima do Chão, Castanheira do Vouga e Agadão, Águeda Municipality, Portugal. It is classified as a Monument of Public Interest. It was finishe...
Lusitanian Orthodox Church
Lusitanian Catholic Orthodox Church (in Portuguese: Igreja Católica Ortodoxa Lusitana) is a Catholic and Orthodox denomination in Portugal.
The Lusitanian Catholic Orthodox Church identifies its o...
Christian Presbyterian Church in Portugal
The Christian Presbyterian Church in Portugal (Igreja Christa Presbiteriana de Portugal or ICPP in Portuguese) is a small Reformed church in Portugal. It is a fruit of the missionaries of Presbyterian...
Convent of Nossa Senhora do Carmo (Lagoa)
The Convent of Nossa Senhora do Carmo (Portuguese: Convento da Nossa Senhora do Carmo), or alternately identified as Our Lady of Mount Carmel, was in fact referred to as the Convent of Our Lady of...
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Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada
Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada (1506 – 16 February 1579) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador in Colombia. He explored the northern part of South America. A well-educated lawyer he was...
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Persecution of Goan Catholics during the Goan Inquisition
The Persecution of Goan during the Goan Inquisition refers to the religious persecution of Goan Catholics of Goa, India.The Goan Inquisition established by the Portuguese empire, began in 1560 and end...
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