Maronite-church sentence example
- The Monothelites refused to submit, and the result was the formation of another schismatic church - the Maronite Church of the Lebanon range.
- In 1182 it is said that Amaury, patriarch of Antioch, induced some Maronite bishops, who had fallen under crusading influences, to rally to Rome; and a definite acceptance of the Maronite Church into the Roman communion took place at the Council of Florence in 1445.
- He sent to Syria, Assemanus, a Maronite educated at the Roman college of Gregory XIII.; and at last, at a council held at the monastery of Lowaizi on the 30th of September 1736, the Maronite Church accepted from Rome a constitution which is still in force, and agreed to abandon some of its more incongruous usages such as mixed convents of monks and nuns.
- While retaining many local usages, the Maronite Church does not differ now in anything essential from the Papal, either in dogma or practice.