Romanian Church United with Rome, Greek-Catholic

/*Romanian Church United with Rome, Greek-Catholic

Biserica Română Unită cu Roma, Greco-Catolică*/

Holy Trinity Cathedral, Blaj

Founder

Bishop Atanasie Anghel

Founded

1698, formalized 1700

outlawed in 1948

March 14, 1990

Recognition

1701

March 14, 1990

Major Archbishop

Lucian Mureşan

Headquarters

Blaj, ·Romania

Territory

·Romania (mainly in Transylvania and Banat)

Possessions

Language

Romanian

Adherents

737,900

Website

http://www.bru.ro/

The Romanian Church United with Rome, Greek-Catholic (Romanian: Biserica Română Unită cu Roma, Greco-Catolică) is an Eastern Catholic Church which is in full union with the Roman Catholic Church. It is ranked as a Major Archiepiscopal Church and uses the Byzantine liturgical rite in the Romanian language.

From: Wikipedia



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