Episcopalianism
noun see Episcopalian

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  • Episcopalianism — E*pis co*pa li*an*ism, n. The doctrine and usages of Episcopalians; episcopacy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • episcopalianism — episcopalian ► ADJECTIVE 1) of or advocating government of a Church by bishops. 2) of or belonging to an episcopal Church. ► NOUN 1) an advocate of government of a Church by bishops. 2) (Episcopalian) a member of the Episcopal Church. DERIVATIVES …   English terms dictionary

  • Episcopalianism —    The belief that the Church should be governed by Bishops …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • episcopalianism — n. Episcopacy …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • episcopalianism — epis·co·pa·lian·ism …   English syllables

  • Episcopalianism — noun the theological doctrine of church government by bishops • Hypernyms: ↑theological doctrine …   Useful english dictionary

  • Founder of Episcopalianism — Henry VIII …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Episcopalian — Episcopalianism, n. /i pis keuh payl yeuhn, pay lee euhn/, adj. 1. pertaining or adhering to the Episcopal Church in America. 2. (l.c.) pertaining or adhering to the episcopal form of church government. n. 3. a member of the Episcopal Church in… …   Universalium

  • Aberdeenshire — ▪ council area, Scotland, United Kingdom also called  Aberdeen   council area and historic county of eastern Scotland. It projects shoulderlike eastward into the North Sea and encompasses coastal lowlands in the north and east and part of the… …   Universalium

  • Ireland — Irelander, n. /uyeur leuhnd/, n. 1. John, 1838 1918, U.S. Roman Catholic clergyman and social reformer, born in Ireland: archbishop of St. Paul, Minn., 1888 1918. 2. Also called Emerald Isle. Latin, Hibernia. a large western island of the British …   Universalium

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