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What does Catholic mean?

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  • Catholic means universal
  • In daily usage, Catholic tends to be a label for a particular Church, the Latin Rite of the Roman Church, which has Pope Benedict XVI as the leader
  • So generally, you will hear of the Catholic Church, which simply means, the universal church
  • Catholic is also used to identify religion in documents such as census
  • Catholic is very rarely used as a synonym for universal except in academic circles.

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