Darbyites
Plymouth Brethren Plym"outh Breth"ren The members of a religious sect which first appeared at Plymouth, England, about 1830. They protest against sectarianism, and reject all official ministry or clergy. Also called {Brethren}, {Christian Brethren}, {Plymouthists}, etc. The {Darbyites} are a division of the Brethren. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • DARBYITES —    the PLYMOUTH BRETHREN (q.v.), from the name of one of their founders, a man of scholarly ability and culture, and the chief expounder of their views (1800 1852) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Darbyites —  Дарбисты …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Darbyites — /ˈdabiaɪts/ (say dahbeeuyts) plural noun an exclusive branch within the Plymouth Brethren, founded in England in 1840. {named after John Nelson Darby, 1800–82, English religious leader, who founded the sect} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Benjamin Wills Newton — Infobox Person name = Benjamin Wills Newton image size = 170px caption = birth date = December 12, 1807 birth place = Plymouth, England death date = June 26, 1899 death place = Tunbridge Wells, England education = occupation = title = spouse =… …   Wikipedia

  • Brethren — Plymouth Brethren Plym outh Breth ren The members of a religious sect which first appeared at Plymouth, England, about 1830. They protest against sectarianism, and reject all official ministry or clergy. Also called {Brethren}, {Christian… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Christian Brethren — Plymouth Brethren Plym outh Breth ren The members of a religious sect which first appeared at Plymouth, England, about 1830. They protest against sectarianism, and reject all official ministry or clergy. Also called {Brethren}, {Christian… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plymouth Brethren — Plym outh Breth ren The members of a religious sect which first appeared at Plymouth, England, about 1830. They protest against sectarianism, and reject all official ministry or clergy. Also called {Brethren}, {Christian Brethren}, {Plymouthists} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plymouthists — Plymouth Brethren Plym outh Breth ren The members of a religious sect which first appeared at Plymouth, England, about 1830. They protest against sectarianism, and reject all official ministry or clergy. Also called {Brethren}, {Christian… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Darby (name) — This article is about the given name and surname Darby. For other uses, see Darby (disambiguation). Darby (pronounced: DAHR bee) is an English locational surname and has since become a given name. Its prefix derives from the Old Norse djúr ( deer …   Wikipedia

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