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Is Christianity and Catholicism the same religion?
For many, Catholicism and Christianity are one and the same, but they are quite different. This common mistake comes from the fact that Catholicism is part of Christianity, but Christianity is a very broad term that encompasses many beliefs and dogmas, resulting in different denominations of Christians.
Were Catholics formed first or Christians?
The Catholic Church is considered to be a continuation of the first Christian community established by The Disciples of Jesus. According to Catholicism, the first church in the world was a Catholic church, and Lord Jesus Christ founded it in the year 33. Apostle Peter was appointed as the first vicar or pope.
What is the difference between Christianity and Catholicism?
Christianity is the religion having faith on Jesus Christ and his teachings. Catholicism is a branch of Christianity. The other divisions of Christianity are Protestant and Eastern Orthodox Churches. It is well known that Catholicism is a branch of Christianity.
Did Jesus start the Catholic Church?
Roman Catholicism. The simple answer is that Jesus Christ founded the church which began at Jerusalem on the Day of Pentecost and continued in the lives of those who truly belonged to Him and put their faith in Him, no matter what their relationship was to any particular leaders in the visible church structure.