from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The principles of the high-church party.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The principles of High-churchmen.
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All ritualism, all tractarianism, and much high-churchism is in secret, if not in avowed, rebellion against such a supremacy; and if it
As long as he taught in private he escaped all general antagonism; but on the publication of his work he became the mark of envy, formalism, and high-churchism.
Never did high-churchism take such rapid strides towards undisputed domination in this country as it is now taking.
In this enlightened country of free thought and action such high-churchism cannot long maintain itself; its most peculiar fruit is bigotry, ostracism, strife, and separation. "