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The Catholic Encyclopedia

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Lay Abbot Louis Abelly Leopold Ackermann
Liturgy of Addeus and Maris Lucas Alaman Leandro Alberti
Leone Battista Alberti Leonard Alea Leo Allatius
Lionel Albert Anderson Louis-Pierre Anquetil Leonardo Antonelli
Luis Antonio ArgÜEllo Ludovico Ariosto Little Sisters of the Assumption
Leopold Auenbrugger Life of St. Augustine of Hippo Lucas VÁSquez de AyllÓN
Luiz de Azevedo Ludwig Babenstuber Louis Bancel
Louis-Mathias, Count de Barral Lopez de Barrientos Liturgy of St. Basil
Louis Baunard Louis-FranÇOis de Bausset Louis-EugÈNe-Marie Bautain
Lady Margaret Beaufort Ludwig Van Beethoven Laurent BÉNard
Ludovico Bertonio Lawrence Beyerlinck Louis-Gabriel-Ambroise, Vicompte de Bonald
Louis-Jacques-Maurice de Bonald Lorenzo Boturini Benaducci Louis-Victor-Emile Bougaud
Louis Bourdaloue Louis Braille Liturgical Use of Bread
Louis-FrÉDÉRic BrugÈRe Leonardo Bruni Louis Buglio
Leopoldo Marco Antonio Caldani Louis-Hector de CalliÈRes Leonard Calvert
Luca Cambiaso Luis Vaz de CamÕEs Lorenzo Campeggio
Luis Cancer de Barbastro Louis de CarriÈRes Luis de Carvajal
Luisa de Carvajal Love (Theological Virtue) La Grande Chartreuse
Labarum (Chi-Rho) Liturgical Colours Lay Confession
Lorenzo Costa Louis-Charles Couturier Lorenzo Cozza
Lorenzo Di Credi Liturgical Use of Creeds Lucas d'AchÉRy
Louis-Philippe Mariauchau D'Esglis Lorenzo Da Ponte Lebrecht BlÜCher Dreves
Louis-Guillaume-Valentin Dubourg Louis Ellies Dupin Ludger Duvernay
Lamoral, Count of Egmont, Prince of GÂVre Ludwig Engel Lawrence Arthur Faunt

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The 1914 Catholic Encyclopedia was the most comprehensive resource on Catholic teaching, history, and information ever gathered in all of human history. Originally printed in fifteen hardcopy volumes, it covered science, literature, history, doctrine, saints, government, art and much more in the 11,000+ entries.

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