What are basic differences between the three Christian denominations of Orthodox Catholic and Protestant?


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2010-01-03 00:30:48
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The orthodox uphold all traditions and ceremonies throughout the bible, including all of the Old Testament, the Catholics believe that works get you to heaven, and Protestant is an extremely broad term meaning all of the other kind of demoninations


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The Catholic religion is the original Christian religion. All other Christian denominations can trace their roots back to the Catholic Church. Since there are about 33,000 Protestant denominations, it would be impossible here to discuss all the differences.

This is a very broad question. There are literally thousands of protestant denominations. Basically, protestant denominations rooted from Catholicism. They have different beliefs on the bible which varies every denomination. Protestant churches are Christian but not Catholic or Orthodox. Protestant churches are Christian.

There are many different denominations in the Christian religion. Most types of Christian churches are Protestant. Western Christian churches which separated from the Roman Catholic church and followed the reform movement are known as Protestant. Examples are Presbyterian, Baptist, and Methodist.

The 3 main Christian denominations of Christianity are: Catholic, Protestant, & Orthodox.

No, Protestants are a sub-group of the Christian faith. Primarily, it refers to non-Catholic, Christian denominations.

Any and all Christian denominations that are not Catholic are protestant by definition, so the answer is yes.

Protestant is the word that refers to a Christian that is not affiliated with the Catholic church. The protestant church includes Methodists, Presbyterians, Baptists and many other denominations.

The one, holy catholic and Apostolic Catholic Church Various denominations of Orthodox churches Some 30,000 Protestant denominations A number of denominations that are only borderline Christian - Jehovah Witnesses, Mormons, for example.

no i am not i am christianMiley Cyrus is Christian, yes which is similar to Catholic._________________________________________________________Hannah Montana is a fictional character. Miley Cyrus is not a Catholic.Catholics ARE Christian!!!! What you meant to say was that Miley Cyrus is PROTESTANT, which is similar to Catholic, as they are both Christian denominations!!!!

Catholics recognize baptisms performed by most major Christian denominations. In particular, the Catholic Church recognizes all Protestant denominations. As the Dutch Reformed Church is a Protestant church, the Catholic Church should recognize it.

About 90% of the population is Roman Catholic and 10% is Protestant (mostly Evangelical Christian Denominations)

All Protestant denominations had their origins in the Catholic Church. Some of them broke directly from the Catholic Church, such as Anglicans and Lutherans. Others eventually split from the original Protestant denominations such as the Baptists, Puritans (Congregationalists), Methodists, etc., to form their own sects. The Orthodox Churches were part of the original Catholic Church but split with them in the Great Schism of 1054 due to doctrinal differences. However, members of the Orthodox Churches are not considered as Protestant denominations.

Any denomination besides Catholic.

Protestants and Catholics are all Christians and believe in Christ. However, the Protestants do not accept all the Catholic core beliefs. A number of the mainstream Protestant faiths were started by those who disagreed with some aspects of the Catholic faith. Methodists, Baptist, Presbyterian and Episcopalian are some of the mainstream Protestant beliefs.

There are more than 30,000 Christian denominations. There are about 40,000 Christian church organizations.

A recent survey found there were over 30,000 churches/organizations calling themselves Christian worldwide. This being the case then, the predominant 'denominations' are: Catholic, Protestant, Orthodox, Evangelical.

The Protestant denominations are Christians churches that have separated from the Catholic church in protest over theological interpretations or polices of the Catholic church that they believe to be incorrect.All Protestants are Christian, but not all Christians are Protestant.

The Maryland Toleration Acts of 1649 declared religious freedom to all Christian denominations.

There are two main Christian denominations - Protestant and Catholic. Northern Ireland is predominantley Protestant (about 60% Protestant) and about 30% Catholic. About 10% are others, like Jehovah's Witness, Baptist ... that sort of thing.Christianity--slightly more Protestants than Catholics.novanet answer:: Protestant

the main groups are catholic and Protestant. From Protestant stems many other denominations.

As the result of what? The 'denominations' or branches of Christianity after some differences are: Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant. Each of these have numerous 'sects' within them.

There are 33,000+ denominations of Protestantism, this question would be impossible to answer by any one person. Indeed, some Protestant denominations do not have priests, but some do refer to their ministers as priests.

All Christian denominations came from the Catholic Church, or came from those denominations that broke from the Catholic Church.

Christianity has many divisions, or 'denominations'. The oldest existing denominations are the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Churches. The Protestant Churches broke away from the Roman Catholic Church in the 1500s.Members of all these denominations are Christians, whether they are Catholic, Orthodox or Protestant.AnswerThe only difference would arise is when the person who is a member of a Protestant church is not a Christian but only a church member. Not all churches require people to be Christians in fact, to be members. Many in fact are not. Many churches also do not require their leaders and pastor/preachers etc to be Christians eitherFurther to this, many Protestants are in fact Christians (as are many Catholics) and in theory at least there ought not to be any difference between a Protestant and a Christian.

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