Church is an English word for a Christian religious institution or building but it may refer to:
Other articles related to "church":
... trained as a humanist lawyer, he broke from the Roman Catholic Church around 1530 ... was recruited by William Farel to help reform the church in Geneva ... Calvin proceeded to Strasbourg, where he became the minister of a church of French refugees ...
... non-Catholic Christian churches with the exception of the Orthodox Church (Greek, Persian, Serbian, Ukrainian, and Armenian), the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons ... Church and state are officially separate in Chile ... However, the Catholic Church enjoys a privileged status and occasionally receives preferential treatment ...
... Day Augustine of Hippo (Eastern Orthodox Church) Edburga of Winchester Evelyn Underhill (Church of England and the Episcopal Church of the United States) Germaine Cousin Vitus, Modestus and ...
... that 96% of citizens identified themselves as members of a Christian church however, many citizens combine their Christian faith with some traditional indigenous religious ... The census percentages were as follows Catholic Church (27.0%) Evangelical Lutheran Church of Papua New Guinea (19.5%) United Church (11.5%) Seventh-day Adventist Church (10 ...
... The Protestant Church in the Netherlands (Dutch Protestantse Kerk in Nederland, abbreviated PKN) is the largest Protestant Christian denomination in the Netherlands ... Dutch population, 2009), it is the second largest church in the Netherlands after the Roman Catholic Church. 1 May 2004 as a merger of the Dutch Reformed Church, the Reformed Churches in the Netherlands and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Kingdom of the Netherlands ...
Famous quotes containing the word church:
“Then Peter came and said to him, Lord, if another member of the church sins against me, how often should I forgive? As many as seven times? Jesus said to him, Not seven times, but, I tell you, seventy-seven times.”
—Bible: New Testament, Matthew 18:21,22.
“What if the Church and the State
Are the mob that howls at the door!
Wine shall run thick to the end,
Bread taste sour.”
—William Butler Yeats (18651939)
“This is what the Church is said to want, not party men, but sensible, temperate, sober, well-judging persons, to guide it through the channel of no-meaning, between the Scylla and Charybdis of Aye and No.”
—Cardinal John Henry Newman (18011890)