Church unity -- See Christian union Here are entered works on prospective and actual mergers within and across denominational lines. Works on a movement for the purpose of church cooperation and unity, generally dated from the Edinburgh Missionary Conference of 1910 and leading to the formation of the World Council of Churches in 1948, are entered under Ecumenical movement. Works on unity as one of the "marks" of the church are entered under Church--Unity. Works on religious activities planned and conducted cooperatively by two or more Christian sects are entered under Interdenominational cooperation.
Church work with refugees United States -- See Also the narrower term Sanctuary movement Here are entered works on American religious congregations that publicly give shelter to illegal aliens or refugees from Central America.
Churches, Big -- See Big churches Here are entered works on churches (congregations) with a large number of members and multiple staff.
Churches, Catholic -- See Catholic church buildings Here are entered works on buildings of the Catholic Church used for public worship. Works on buildings belonging to Catholic organizations and used for various purposes are entered under Catholic institutions--Buildings.