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Definitions

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

  • n. Evangelical beliefs or doctrines.
  • n. Adherence to a church or party professing evangelical beliefs or doctrines.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. (historical) Lutheranism.
  • n. Protestant movement basing its theology almost entirely on Scripture, which is held to be inerrant.
  • n. Christian fundamentalism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Adherence to evangelical doctrines; evangelism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Adherence to and insistence upon evangelical doctrines, especially in the Church of England: sometimes employed as a term of opprobrium.

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

  • n. stresses the importance of personal conversion and faith as the means of salvation

Etymologies

From Greek evangel(ion), ‘gospel’ + adjectival ending + ism. (Wiktionary)

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