Catholic Epistles

plural noun

Definition of Catholic Epistles

: the five New Testament letters including James, I and II Peter, I John, and Jude addressed to the early Christian churches at large

First Known Use of Catholic Epistles

1582, in the meaning defined above

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“Catholic Epistles.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 May. 2021.

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