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For those of the Christian faith, the church is a gathering place for worship and community. While the Bible provides a basis for how the faith is expressed, services may vary slightly based on the denomination. A Baptist service may be quite different from a Catholic service. But each congregation shares a sense of hope, grace and fellowship. Here are some terms associated with the church and its various denominations.

  • Catholic – A member of the Roman Catholic Church, which tradition says was founded by the Apostle Peter at the bequest of Jesus Christ.
  • Lutheran – A denomination founded by Martin Luther in the 16th century, which departed from Catholic tradition in its views on certain doctrines and teachings.
  • Baptist – A Protestant faith with a strong belief in individual freedom and the separation of church and state.
  • Methodist – Founded in the 17th century, the Methodist church is characterized with active community participation, particularly in social welfare issues.
  • Presbyterian – The Presbyterian church was modeled after the traditional Calvinist churches in Europe, but is also one of the few denominations to ordain women as ministers.
  • Orthodox – A branch of the Catholic faith that separated from Roman Catholic tradition in the year 1054. It remains a dominant religion in many Slavic nations.
  • Communion – A church ritual in which parishioners are given bread and wine, symbolizing the body and blood of Christ.
  • Liturgy – The form and content of the church service.
  • Tithe – The percentage of income a church member is asked to give to their church.
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    New Path Recovery
    839 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130
    Parade Trade is an online social jobbing network that allows members to make connections, exchange knowledge and ideas and find local opportunities within a wide network of professionals.
    (504) 883-9026
    Anointed Word Worship Center
    1240 General Ogden Street, New Orleans, LA 70118
    We are a Non-Denominational Church were all are welcome regardless of belief, race and gender. For additional services regarding our youth groups, Sunday services and more.
    (504) 273-0324
    Mount Olive Lutheran Church
    315 Ridgelake Dr, Metairie, LA 70001
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    (504) 835-3891
    User Review: "Church doesn't have a lot of members. First church service was nearly empty. Members of the congregation don't seem to..." - Nellie (LA)
    Promised Land Baptist Church
    3351 Kabel Drive, New Orleans, LA 70131
    Come down and join our Baptist missionary church this Sunday. We strive to promote faith and belief within our community, and to welcome independent parties to our fellowship.
    (504) 243-3593
    Christian Unity Baptist Church
    1700 Conti St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 522-3493
    Holy Temple Church of God In Christ
    1818 Conti St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 525-8503
    Vieux Carre Assembly of God Church
    433 Dauphine St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 524-6401
    Immaculate Conception Jesuits
    130 Baronne St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 529-1477
    St Mark's Fourth Baptist Church
    2130 Perdido St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 524-1510
    Fellowship of Christian
    1615 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 582-1972
    Greater Tulane Baptist Church
    214 N Johnson St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 522-8703
    Historic St James Ame Church
    222 N Roman St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 586-8381
    Operation Nehemiah
    400 N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 240-6443
    Saint Matthew Baptist Church
    1826 Conti St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 581-3981
    St Jude Shrine
    411 N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 525-1551

    Religion has been around practically since the start of civilization. Choosing a faith is a personal and, at times, lifelong journey, with many choosing to follow one of the most popular religions in the world: Christianity. This large religion, concentrating on the beliefs detailed in the Bible, is divided into branches with distinct differences ranging from Presbyterianism to Methodism. One of the most popular branches of Christianity is Catholicism. Roman Catholics interpret the Bible to worship Jesus and his Apostles who spread his word and are the result of a split away from the Lutherans. The Baptist denomination is unique in its immersion-based baptism and its emphasis on the New Covenant, or the coming of the Messiah. The southern United States features one of the highest concentrations of Baptists along with evangelicalism and Methodists. The Methodist community recognizes Holy Communion and baptism as Sacraments, and many of its structural elements are founded from the original beliefs of Anglicanism. Presbyterianism worship stems from Calvinism and the Reformation, where the authority of God and the Scriptures is the paramount source of grace. These branches all focus on similar missions in their teachings and concentration on events such as Easter, Good Friday, and the Pentecost. Locating the fellowship right for you begins with an exploration of your own personal beliefs and life experiences. What do you hope to achieve from your faith and your congregation? Do you consider yourself a strict orthodox worshiper or something less? These questions will help pinpoint the community right for you. Consult an official in an episcopal church concerning your questions and experiment with different sects as well as churches to find one right for you. When life’s messages come in fuzzy, the presence of Christ helps to filter it and lead you down the right path.
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