Definition of ecclesiasticism in English:

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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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