Sacramentarian love

Definitions

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

  • n. One who regards the consecrated bread and wine of the Eucharist as only the metaphorical, and not the physical, body and blood of Jesus.
  • adj. Of or relating to Sacramentarians.
  • adj. Of or relating to sacramentalism or sacramentalists.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of the German reformers who rejected both the Roman and the Lutheran doctrine of the holy Eucharist.
  • n. One who holds extreme opinions regarding the efficacy of sacraments.
  • adj. Of or pertaining a sacrament, or to the sacramentals; sacramental.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Sacramentarians.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining a sacrament, or to the sacramentals; sacramental.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Sacramentarians.
  • n. A name given in the sixteenth century to those German reformers who rejected both the Roman and the Lutheran doctrine of the holy eucharist.
  • n. One who holds extreme opinions regarding the efficacy of sacraments.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Sacramentary; pertaining to a sacrament or sacraments.
  • Pertaining to sacramentarians.
  • n. One who holds that the sacraments are mere outward signs not connected with any spiritual grace.
  • n. A sacramentalist.

Etymologies

From Late Latin sacramentarius, compare French sacramentaire (Wiktionary)

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