Are there Roman Catholics in Kerala?

Who is Roman Catholic in Kerala?

The Latin Catholics of Kerala form 13.2% of the Christians in the state. They form 2.37% of the total population of Kerala. The community is concentrated in the coastal regions of Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha and Ernakulam districts.

Is Syro-Malabar and Roman Catholic same?

Syro-Malabar is a prefix coined from the words Syriac as the church employs the East Syriac Rite liturgy, and Malabar which is the historical name for modern Kerala.

Syro-Malabar Church
Classification Oriental Catholic
Orientation Eastern Christianity (Syriac Christianity)
Scripture show Holy Bible

Is Germany a Catholic country?

The majority of Germany’s Christians are registered as either Catholic (22.6 million) or Protestant (20.7 million). The Protestant Church has its roots in Lutheranism and other denominations that rose out of the 16th-century religious reform movement.

Is Latin Catholic and Roman Catholic the same?

Latin Catholic refers to those of the Catholic Church who use the Latin Rite which is the largest of the Catholic Rites, numbering about 1.2 billion members. Latin Catholics are Roman Catholics. It means the same thing.

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