Definition of charism in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkerˌizəm/


Another term for charisma (sense 2).
Example sentences
  • Certain people do have charisms of miracles and healing (for instance St. Padre Pio, who seems to have been abundantly graced in this department).
  • New structures will have to be created because apostolates that rely primarily on the charisms of individuals will necessarily die with the individual.
  • Also, the charism of encouraging deeper levels of prayer made sense.

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Syllabification: char·ism

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