Definition of Thirty-nine Articles in English:

Thirty-nine Articles

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noun

  • A series of points of doctrine historically accepted as representing the teaching of the Church of England.
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    • Throughout his ministry he became known and beloved as a defender of the evangelical reformed faith as expressed in the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion, of the Church of England.
    • Probably few people apart from religious professionals spend much time thinking about doctrinal statements such as the Nicene Creed or the Thirty-nine Articles.
    • Acceptance of the doctrine of the Trinity is the first of the Thirty-nine Articles to which an Anglican was supposed to subscribe.

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