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Anglican Churches

Churches that are in communion with the Church of England

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Apostolic

The belief that the Church can only be understood in the light of the Apostles

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Bishops

Priests specially chosen by the Pope who are responsible for all the churches in a Diocese

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Catholic

Universal or worldwide

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Celibacy

Living without engaging in any sexual activity

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Holy

Of, or relating to God, sacred

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Laity

All the people of the Church who are not chosen to be Bishops, Priests or Deacons

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Magisterium

The Pope and the Bishops interpreting the Bible and Tradition for Roman Catholics today

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Non-Conformist Churches

Protestant Christians separate from the Church of England

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Ordination

Making someone a Priest, Bishop or Deacon by the sacrament of Holy Orders

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Orthodox Churches

National Churches that are in union with the Patriarch of Constantinople e.g. The Russian Orthodox Church