Greek Catholic

  • (noun): A member of the Greek Orthodox Church.

Some articles on catholic, greek catholic, greek:

St. Nicholas' Church, Bratislava - History
... The church was originally Roman Catholic and belonged to the St ... Martin's Roman Catholic parish. 20th century, the building was given to the Greek Catholic Church ...
Carmelite Church, Przemyśl
... The Roman Catholic order of Carmelites came to Przemyśl in 1620 ... also blocked the ongoing construction of a Greek Catholic Cathedral (an already erected belfry was later turned into a clock tower) and instead offered the town's Ukrainian population the ... holy See confirmed that the building belongs to the Greek Catholic Church ...
Saint Sophia Cathedral In Polotsk
... During 1596–1654 and 1668–1839 church was a Greek-Catholic (Uniate) cathedral ... It was rebuilt again in 1618–1620 by Greek-Catholic Archbishop St ... With the Union of Brest, the cathedral became a uniate or Eastern Rite Catholic Church and remained as such until 1839 where Bishop Joseph Siemaszko terminated the union and ...
Titus De Bobula
... John the Baptist Greek Catholic Church in Munhall, Pennsylvania, patterned after the Rusyn Greek Catholic Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Uzhhorod, Austria-Hungary ... The church's twin towers, which rise 125 feet, are composed of white brick in a Greek cruciform pattern set into sandstone ... Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church in Carnegie, Pennsylvania ...
Pochayiv Lavra - History - Recent History
... Synod of Lviv, which terminated the Union of Brest and forcibly disbanded Greek Catholicism in Eastern Galicia by converting them to Russian Orthodoxy ... time the Byzantine Church, in Union with the Holy See of Rome, now the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, was revived, as was the Ukrainian Autocephaleous Orthodox Church ... communities in Volhynia and in Ukraine by the Greek Catholic or Ukrainian Kiev Patriarchate jurisdictions (the ambiguous position of Greek Catholic churches and property seized for the Soviet ...

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