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The Catholic Encyclopedia

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WÜRzburg Abbeys Wakash Indians Walafrid
Waldenses Wales Walkenried
Walla-Walla Indians Walsingham Priory Walter Burleigh
Walter Colman Walter Hilton Walter Map
Walter Odington Walter of ChÂTillon Walter of Merton
Walter of Mortagne Walter of St-Victor Walter of Winterburn
Waltham Abbey Walther von Der Vogelweide Wandelbert
War War of the Peasants (1524-25) Washing of Feet and Hands
Washington, D.C. Way of the Cross Wearmouth Abbey
Weingarten Weld Wells in Scripture
Welsh Church Welsh Monastic Foundations Wenrich of Trier
Wenzel Anton Kaunitz Werden Wessobrunn
West Syrian Rite West Virginia Western Monasticism
Western Schism Western Vicariate of the Cape of Good Hope Westminster Abbey
Westminster Cathedral Westphalia White Fathers
Whithorn Priory Wibald Wichita Indians
Widow Widukind Widukind of Corvey
Wigand Wirt Wigbod Wilgefortis
Wilhelm Bauberger Wilhelm Diekamp Wilhelm Emmanuel, Baron von Ketteler
Wilhelm Heinrich Waagen Wilhelm Lamormaini Wilhelm Lindemann
Wilhelm Molitor Wilhelm of Herle Wilhelm Tempel
Wilhelm V, Duke of Bavaria Wilhelm Volk Wilhelm Wilmers
Wilhelmus Nuyens Will Will and Testament of Clerics
Willem Hessels Van Est William William Allen

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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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