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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Catholic_Church

The history of the Catholic Church begins with the teachings of Jesus Christ (c. 4 BC – c. .... That is, the Catholic Church considers the Bishop of Rome, the Pope, to be the successor to Saint Peter. In the account of the Confession of Peter found  ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Roman-Catholicism

The Roman Catholic Church traces its history to Jesus Christ and the Apostles. Over the course of centuries it developed a highly sophisticated theology and an  ...

www.patheos.com/library/roman-catholicism

Roman Catholicism is a worldwide religious tradition of some 1.1 billion members. It traces its history to Jesus of Nazareth, an itinerant preacher in the area ...

www.allaboutreligion.org/history-of-the-catholic-church-faq.htm

History of the Catholic Church - What is the History of the Catholic Church? It all began in Rome and spread throughtout the world.

www.thoughtco.com/roman-catholic-church-history-700528

Mar 14, 2017 ... Trace this brief history of the Roman Catholic Church and learn how one of the oldest and largest branches of Christianity was established.

www.gotquestions.org/origin-Catholic-church.html

Answer: The Roman Catholic Church contends that its origin is the death, ... first 280 years of Christian history, Christianity was banned by the Roman Empire, ...

history-world.org/a_history_of_the_catholic_church.htm

As both its critics and its champions would probably agree, Roman Catholicism has been the decisive spiritual force in the history of Western civilization.

www.biblebelievers.com/jmelton/Catholic.html

The Roman Catholic Church claims to have started in Matthew 16:18 when ... history soon discovers that the foundation of the Roman church is none other than ...

www.catholiceducation.org/en/controversy/common-misconceptions/back-to-the-beginning-a-brief-introduction-to-the-ancient-catholic-church.html

In it he voices the opinion that there is no subject more worthy of study than the Roman Catholic Church. "The history of that Church," he writes, "joins together ...