- the faith, practice, and system of government of the Roman Catholic Church.
Origin of Roman Catholicism
First recorded in 1815–25
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But its system once complete, Roman-catholicism has declared itself the champion of immobility.History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century, Volume III
J. H. Merle D'Aubign
Thus recommenced in Germany the restoration of Roman-catholicism: popular violence has often been one of its most powerful allies.
At length a counter-revolution was agreed upon; and Christmas day was selected for the restoration of Roman-catholicism.
- the beliefs, practices, and system of government of the Roman Catholic Church
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