noun see Anglo-Catholic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Anglo-Catholicism — An glo Ca*thol i*cism, n. The belief of those in the Church of England who accept many doctrines and practices which they maintain were those of the primitive, or true, Catholic Church, of which they consider the Church of England to be the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anglo-Catholicism — The terms Anglo Catholic and Anglo Catholicism (or sometimes, possibly incorrectly, High Church mdash;see below) describe people, groups, ideas, customs and practices within Anglicanism that emphasise continuity with Catholic tradition. Although… …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Catholicism — /ang gloh keuh thol euh siz euhm/, n. 1. the tradition or form of worship in the Anglican Church that emphasizes Catholicity, the apostolic succession, and the continuity of all churches within the communion with pre Reformation Christianity as… …   Universalium

  • Anglo-Catholicism — noun a tradition within the Anglican Church which is close to Catholicism in its doctrine and worship and is broadly identified with High Church Anglicanism. Derivatives Anglo Catholic adjective &noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • ANGLO-CATHOLICISM —    or HIGH CHURCH ANGLICANISM sometimes known as the OXFORD MOVEMENT. ANGLICANS who emphasize their CATHOLIC roots and adopt Roman Catholic practices and BELIEFS …   Concise dictionary of Religion

  • Anglo-Catholicism —    The beliefs and practices of the High Church party of the Church of England …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Anglo-Catholicism —  Англокатолицизм …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Anglo-Catholicism — /æŋgloʊ kəˈθɔləsɪzm/ (say anggloh kuh tholuhsizm) noun a movement within the Anglican Church favouring ritual and language similar to those of the Roman Catholic Church, including the use of incense, wearing of vestments by clergy, etc.;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Anglo-Catholicism —    This term refers to a movement within the Anglican communion to promote Catholic doctrines and practices of the pre Reformation Church, such as Mass, confession, religious communities, and so on.    See Tractarians …   Glossary of theological terms

  • Anglo-Catholicism — noun a doctrine and practice within the Church of England emphasizing the Catholic tradition • Syn: ↑High Anglicanism • Hypernyms: ↑Anglicanism …   Useful english dictionary

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