Anglo-Catholic love

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of the Anglican Church whose religious convictions emphasize sacramental worship.

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  • n. A member of the Anglican Church whose practices emphasise continuity with Catholic tradition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a church modeled on the English Reformation; Anglican; -- sometimes restricted to the ritualistic or High Church section of the Church of England.
  • n. A member of the Church of England who contends for its catholic character; more specifically, a High Churchman.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Catholic according to the teachings of the Church of England.
  • Laying especial stress on the Catholic character of the Church of England; high-church.
  • n. A member of the Church of England, or of any Anglican church; especially, one who maintains the Catholic character of the Anglican Church.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. supporting the Anglican Church

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