Church of Scotland
The Church of Scotland (Scots: The Scots Kirk, Scottish Gaelic: Eaglais na h-Alba), known informally by its Scots language name, the Kirk, is the national church in Scotland. It is Protestant ...
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Church of Denmark
The Church of Denmark or Danish National Church (Danish: Den Danske Folkekirke or simply Folkekirken, literally: "the People's Church"), formally known in English as the Evangelical Lutheran Churc...
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Church of England
The Church of England is the officially-established Christian Church in England and the mother church of the worldwide Anglican Communion.The church itself dates its establishment to the 6th-century G...
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Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland (Finnish: Suomen evankelis-luterilainen kirkko; Swedish: Evangelisk-lutherska kyrkan i Finland) is the national church of Finland. A member of the Po...
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Church of Iceland
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Iceland (Icelandic: Hin evangeliska lúterska kirkja), also called the National Church (Icelandic: Þjóðkirkjan), is the officially established Christian churc...
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Church of Norway
The Church of Norway (Den norske kirke in Bokmål or Den norske kyrkja in Nynorsk) is the largest church in Norway, established after the Lutheran reformation in Denmark–Norway in 1536–1537 broke ties...
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Roman Catholicism in Scotland
Roman Catholicism in Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: An Eaglais Chaitligeach), overseen by the Scottish Bishops' Conference, is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic church, the Christian church headed ...
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Bishop at Lambeth
The Bishop at Lambeth is a position within the hierarchy of the Church of England. It is a non-diocesan appointment in which an experienced bishop acts as head of staff to the Archbishop of Canterbury...
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Bishops' Wars
The Bishops' Wars (Latin: Bellum Episcopale), were conflicts, both political and military, which occurred in 1639 and 1640 centred on the nature of the governance of the Church of Scotland, and t...
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Rodulff
Rodulff (Rodulf) is claimed by a 15th-century chronicle Chronicon episcoporum Finlandensium to have worked as a missionary "bishop" in Finland after Bishop Henry had died in the 1150s. Rodulff was all...
St Peter's Seminary, Cardross
St. Peter's Seminary is a disused Roman Catholic seminary near Cardross, Argyll and Bute, Scotland. Designed by the firm of Gillespie, Kidd & Coia, it has been described by the international archi...
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Sigurbjörn Einarsson
Sigurbjörn Einarsson (30 June 1911 – 28 August 2008) was an Icelandic clergyman and doctor of theology who served as the Bishop of Iceland (head of the Lutheran Church of Iceland) 1959–198...
Common Worship
Common Worship is the name given to the series of services authorised by the General Synod of the Church of England and launched on the first Sunday of Advent in 2000. It represents the most recent st...
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Brynjólfur Sveinsson
Brynjólfur Sveinsson (14 September 1605 –5 August 1675) served as the Lutheran Bishop of the see of Skálholt in Iceland. His main influence has been on modern knowledge of Old Norse literature. ...
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Innes Review
The Innes Review is a biannual academic journal, published by Edinburgh University Press on behalf of the Scottish Catholic Historical Association in May and November of each year. It was founded in 1...
Norwegian Church, Cardiff
3°09′43″W / 51.461°N 3.162°W / 51.461; -3.162The Norwegian Church in the Cardiff Bay area of the city of Cardiff, Wales, is a historic Lutheran church building and formerly a ...
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Ordo Crucis
Ordo Crucis (the Order of the Cross) is a High Church Lutheran religious society for men and women, priests and lay, in Church of Norway.The Order was founded in 1933 by professor Hans Ording, parish ...
Church of Greece
The Church of Greece (Greek: Ἐκκλησία τῆς Ἑλλάδος Ekklisía tis Elládos, [ekliˈsia tis eˈlaðos]), part of the wider Greek Orthodox Church, is one of the autocephalous churches which make up the communi...
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Valaam Monastery
The Valaam Monastery, or Valamo Monastery is a stauropegic Orthodox monastery in Russian Karelia, located on Valaam, the largest island in Lake Ladoga, the largest lake in Europe.
It is not clear ...
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Tore Johnsen
Tore Johnsen (born 28 January 1969 in Østfold) is since 2009 the general secretary of the Sami Church Council, former leader of the council (2006–2009), and a central figure within Sami church life.<...
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Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
The Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland is the British Sovereign's personal representative to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland (the Kirk), reflecting...
Diocese of Moray
3°46′59″W / 57.360°N 3.783°W / 57.360; -3.783The Diocese of Moray was one of the most important of the medieval dioceses in Scotland. It was founded in the early years of the...
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Mothering Sunday
Mothering Sunday is a holiday celebrated by Catholic and Protestant Christians in some parts of Europe. It falls on the fourth Sunday in Lent (For Orthodox Christians in Europe and elsewhere, the four...
A land without a people for a people without a land
"A land without a people for a people without a land" is a widely cited phrase associated with the movement to establish a Jewish homeland in Palestine during the 19th and 20th centuries.Although usua...
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St. Andrew's Church (Toronto)
St. Andrew's Church, 73 Simcoe Street, Toronto is a large and historic Romanesque Revival Presbyterian church in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The congregation was founded in 1830 as the firs...
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Plough Sunday
Plough Sunday is a traditional English celebration of the beginning of the agricultural year that has seen some revival over recent years. Plough Sunday celebrations usually involve bringing a ploughs...
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