Catholicism

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How did Catholicism  begin? The term "the catholic church" started in the year 107 AD when Ignatius of Antioch used the title to describe Jesus' church. Ignatius was the child that the Savior took up in His arms in Mark 9:35. Catholicism is the oldest and largest Christian denomination in the world. Roughly half of all Catholics live in Latin America and the Caribbean. In 2003, there were 63.4 million Roman Catholics in the United States
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The Seven Sacraments Sacraments are an outward sign of a Catholic’s faith. Catholics should take place in as many of the Sacraments as they can in order to live a holy life. The seven Sacraments are Baptism, Eucharist, Reconciliation, Confirmation, Marriage, Anointing of the Sick, and Holy Orders. When a person is Baptized , the priest places a cross on their forehead with holy water as a symbol that they will be raised Catholic. This is usually done to babies. A Catholic Christian is
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This note was uploaded on 11/19/2011 for the course REL 101 taught by Professor Ernst during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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