1. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic,religion,Christianity) a member of the Roman Catholic Church
Related terms: Catholic Jesuit Doctor Austin_Friar White_Friar Gray_Friar Black_Friar ultramontane papist
2. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic,religion,Christianity) the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
Synonyms: Roman_Catholic_Church Roman_Church Church_of_Rome Western_Church
Related terms: Catholic_Church Rome Society_of_Jesus Sacred_College curia Mass bishop cardinal seminarian confession Doctor Paternoster pax gradual dean spiritual_bouquet novena stations_of_the_Cross ultramontanism vicar-general monstrance Augustine Sacred_College pallium beatification Divine_Office postulator athanasius sursum_corda Rota Solemnity_of_Mary mass_card internuncio Monsignor nuncio penitent breviary Sister curia canonization ambrose Aquinas apostle_of_germany Becket Francis_of_Assisi Gregory apostolic_delegate beguine gregory_nazianzen baeda domingo_de_guzman ignatius_of_loyola domestic_prelate provincial eusebius_hieronymus basil Brother bruno Holy_Year john_chrysostom Vulgate missal placebo canonical_hour indulgence
3. [ adjective ] (Roman Catholic) of or relating to or supporting Romanism
Synonyms: r.c. Romanist romish popish papist papistic papistical Roman

"the Roman Catholic Church"

Related terms: Romanism Romanism Romanism Romanism Romanism
Similar spelling:   Roman_Catholicism