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reply to post by Thurisaz
oh thought I had best clarify the connection to communion and pedophilia... little lambs are little children.
reply to post by adjensen
Would you quit with that rational nonsense? The folks on this thread want to Catholic bash. Get with the program! The nerve!
A Christian denomination is an identifiable religious body under a common name, structure, and doctrine within Christianity. Some groups included do not consider themselves a denomination (e.g., the Catholic Church considers itself the one true church and the Apostolic See, and as pre-denominational).
According to the World Christian Encyclopedia (year 2000 version), global Christianity had 33,820 denominations with 3,445,000 congregations/churches composed of 1,888 million affiliated Christians.
the fact remains even amongst christians there are over 30,000 different kinds of christianity