Roman Catholicism in France
The Catholic Church of France, sometimes called the "eldest daughter of the Church" owing to its early and unbroken communion (2nd century) with the bishop of Rome, is part of the worldwide Catholic C...
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History of Roman Catholicism in France
The history of Roman Catholicism in France is inseparable from the history of France, and should be analyzed in its peculiar relationship with the State, with which it was progressively confused, conf...
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List of the Roman Catholic dioceses of France
The following is the list of the Roman Catholic dioceses of France since 2002. See also the List of Ancien Régime dioceses of France and the List of French dioceses in the 19th and 20th century for in...
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Papal conclave, 1370
The Papal conclave of 1370 (December 29–30, 1370), held after the death of Pope Urban V, elected as his successor cardinal Pierre Roger de Beaufort, who under the name Gregory XI became seventh and th...
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Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saint Wladimir-Le-Grand de Paris
The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saint Wladimir-Le-Grand de Paris (French: Éparchie Saint Vladimir le Grand de Paris des Ukrainiens) is an eparchy for Ukrainian Greek Catholics in France. The epa...
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Brothers of the Cross of Jesus
Brothers of the Cross of Jesus were a French order of Roman Catholic monks.
Privilege of St Romain
The chapter of Rouen, (which consisted of the archbishop, a dean, fifty canons, and ten prebendaries), had, ever since the year 1156, enjoyed the annual privilege of pardoning, on Ascension day, some ...
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Gallican Rite
The Gallican Rite is a historical version of Christian liturgy and other ritual practices in Western Christianity; it is not a single rite but a family of rites within the Latin Church which comprised...
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Councils of Quierzy
Several councils were held at Quierzy, a royal residence under the Carolingians, but now an insignificant village on the Oise in the French Department of Aisne in Picardy. The synod of September 838, ...
Vehementer Nos
Vehementer Nos was a papal encyclical promulgated by Pope Pius X on February 11, 1906. Occasioned by the French law of 1905 providing for the separation of church and state, it denounced the propositi...
Pontifical French Seminary
The Pontifical French Seminary (Fr: Collège Français, It. Seminario Francese) is a Roman College dedicated to training French speaking Roman Catholic priests.
In 1853 the French bishops held the C...
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Dominique Peyramale
Abbé Dominique Peyramale (9 January 1811 – 8 September 1877) was a Catholic priest in the town of Lourdes in France during the apparitions of Our Lady of Lourdes to the peasant girl Ber...
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French school of spirituality
The French School of Spirituality was the principal devotional influence within the Catholic Church from the mid-17th century through the mid-20th century not only in France but throughout the church ...
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Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes
The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes or the Domain (as it is most commonly known) is an area of ground surrounding the Catholic shrine (Grotto) to Our Lady of Lourdes in the town of Lourdes, France. T...
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Jeunesse Etudiante Chrétienne
Jeunesse Étudiante Chrétienne (JEC) is a worldwide group of young Christian students. The movement also goes by the name YCS (Young Christian Students) in English or JEC (Juventud Estudiantil Catolica...
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Cathar Perfect
Perfect (also known as a Parfait in French or Perfectus in Latin) was the name given by Bernard of Clairvaux to a monk of the medieval Christian religious movement of southern France and northern Ita...
Pontmain
Pontmain is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France.
On 17 January 1871, some children from the village claimed to see an apparition of the Virgin Mary in the sky. February 2 1...
Achille Liénart
Achille Liénart (7 February 1884—15 February 1973) was a French Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Lille from 1928 to 1968, and was elevated to the cardinalate in 1930...
Our Lady of Laus
Our Lady of Laus (French: Notre-Dame du Laus) or Refuge of Sinners denotes Marian apparitions that took place between 1664 and 1718 in Saint-Étienne-le-Laus, France to Benoite Rencurel, a young sh...
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Papal conclave, 1314-1316
The papal conclave from May 1, 1314 to August 7, 1316, held in the apostolic palace of Carpentras and then the Dominican house in Lyon, was one of the longest conclaves in the history of the Roman Cat...
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