Definitions

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  • n. Devotion to a sect.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Devotion to a sect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Sectarianism; devotion to a sect.

Etymologies

sect +‎ -ism (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I don't want to quote chapter and verse, because racism, homophobia, sexism, sectism, all the - isms and anti-whatevers, make me want to strangle people -- but trust me, it's still rampant in the States and those who carry that seed inside them move to Mexico with their

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  • Holiness factions and sects have actually sprung into existence, which declare that sectism and division is necessary.

    Sanctification

  • Many have lost this experience by listening to the perverted teachings of false shepherds and remaining in sectism.

    Sanctification

  • Every profession of holiness, therefore, which sanctions division and sectism cannot possibly be the holiness of the Bible.

    Sanctification

  • Protestantism (organized sectism) in 1530 introduced another period of apostasy as distinct in many of its features as was that of Romanism before it.

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  • There is but one remedy for sectism and bigotry, and it is found in the answer to Christ's petition.

    The Heart-Cry of Jesus

  • If you desire a perfect description of sectism as it appears upon the scene to-day, read that given by the angel in Rev. 18: 2.

    The Gospel Day Or, the Light of Christianity

  • About this time God by his Holy Spirit gave to men everywhere (whose hearts were prepared) an intuitive knowledge that we could be saved and live a Christian life outside the walls of sectism.

    The Gospel Day Or, the Light of Christianity

  • Throughout sectism theology and tradition have been substituted for the gospel, but in the evening time John beholds an angel flying in the midst of heaven having the everlasting gospel to preach to them that dwell on the earth.

    The Gospel Day Or, the Light of Christianity

  • As a shepherd seeketh out his flock in the day that he is among his sheep that are scattered; so will I seek out my sheep, and will deliver them out of all places where they have been scattered in the cloudy and dark day [sectism].

    The Gospel Day Or, the Light of Christianity

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