Definition of ecclesiasticism in English:


Line breaks: ec|cle¦si|as¦ti|cism
Pronunciation: /ɪkliːzɪˈastɪsɪz(ə)m


[mass noun]
  • Adherence or over-attention to details of Church practice: the ecclesiasticism that so often gets in the way of the gospel
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    • He has been converted to the Catholicism of the American Bishops, if not to the ecclesiasticism of Rome.
    • Sphere sovereignty is an alternative to the world views of ecclesiasticism and secularism (especially in its Statist form).

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