Free Catholic Church

The Free Catholic Church is a German derivative movement of the Brazilian Catholic Apostolic Church.

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Free Catholic Church - Church Background
... In 1937 the Roman Catholic bishop Carlos Duarte Costa - and his diocese of Botucatu, Brazil - severed ties with the Vatican ... He then founded the Igreja Católica Apostólica Brasileira (Brazilian Catholic Apostolic Church) ... In 1949 the church was brought to Germany by the future Archbishop Johannes Peter Meyer-Mendez where it was registered as the Free Catholic Church ("Freikatholische Kirche") ...
Babington Plot
... The Babington Plot was a Catholic plot in 1586 to assassinate Queen Elizabeth, a Protestant, and put Mary, Queen of Scots, a Catholic, on the English throne ... The long-term goal was an invasion by the Spanish forces of King Philip II and the Catholic League in France, leading to the restoration of the Catholic ... The chief conspirator was Sir Anthony Babington (1561–1586), a young Catholic nobleman ...
Graham Greene
... Greene objected strongly to being described as a Roman Catholic novelist rather than as a novelist who happened to be Catholic, Catholic religious ...
Catholic Apostolic Charismatic Church Of Jesus The King - Apostolic Succession
... documented elsewhere, a retired Roman Catholic Bishop called Carlos Duarte Costa (1888–1961) founded the Brazilian Catholic Apostolic Church (Igreja Católica Apostólica Brasileira) in 1945, informally ... in favour of greater local autonomy for Catholic churches, an end to obligatory celibacy, Mass in the vernacular and greater discretion to liquidize church assets if the material needs of the ... He called a "Free Catholic Congress" in 1936, establishing the "Free Catholic Church" ...
Salomão Barbosa Ferraz
... of several Christian denominations from the Presbyterian Church through to the Roman Catholic Church ... Andrew", in 1928, and was instrumental in organising a 'Free Catholic Congress' in 1936 ... At the close of this event he established a "Free Catholic Church" and was elected as the church's first Bishop ...

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