1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: Indonesian
  4. >
  5. "This is a Catholic church, t…

"This is a Catholic church, that is a Christian church."

Translation:Ini gereja Katolik, itu gereja Kristen.

November 12, 2018

7 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AlexErdman

Would this imply that the second church is Protestant?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rick392366

Yes.
Protestant is called "Kristen" in Indonesia.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/haocha22

Is Kristen the same meaning as Protestan in Indonesian?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Sjlver

I always find it funny and ironic that Catholics are not "Kristen" 0:-S


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Origin5world5_

If Kristen is protestant, than how do they they Christian?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Patrick903816

I agree and the translation of Kristen should be Protestant not Christian as the latter includes Catholics in normal English usage.

Learn Indonesian in just 5 minutes a day. For free.