ecclesiastical principles, practices, or spirit.
devotion, especially excessive devotion, to the principles or interests of the church.
ecclesiasticism and commercialism, antagonism between, 134-136.
A Century of Science and Other Essays John Fiske
Dumas does not enter deeply into the subject of ecclesiasticism in France.
Dumas’ Paris Francis Miltoun
The University became a centre of politics and ecclesiasticism.
Oxford and its Story Cecil Headlam
Society, though small and old-fashioned, unfriendly to new ideas and tinged with ecclesiasticism, is simple mannered and kindly.
South America Observations and Impressions James Bryce
The conventional sobriety and ecclesiasticism of the title-page do not prepare one for the novelty of the contents.
Woman, Church & State Matilda Joslyn Gage
True blue Presbyterianism rose in contrast with milder colours of ecclesiasticism.
Recollections of a Long Life John Stoughton
Philosophy was the “handmaid” of theology and ecclesiasticism.
The Wonders of Life Ernst Haeckel
It is hardly necessary to say that the religion which Whitman celebrates is not any form of ecclesiasticism.
Whitman John Burroughs
Luther was still a Papist, and thought to grow his plants of evangelic faith under the shadow of the Upas of ecclesiasticism.
Luther and the Reformation: Joseph A. Seiss
No matter what the subject may be, there is usually a smack of ecclesiasticism in the ordinary give-and-take of conversation.
Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland Daniel Turner Holmes
exaggerated attachment to the practices or principles of the Christian Church
- Anti economic
pertaining to the production, distribution, and use of income, wealth, and commodities. of or relating to the science of . pertaining to an , or system of organization or operation, especially of the process of production. involving or pertaining to one’s personal resources of money: to give up a large house for economic reasons. pertaining […]
the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. the act or process of imparting or acquiring particular knowledge or skills, as for a profession. a degree, level, or kind of schooling: a university education. the […]
pertaining to . tending or intended to , instruct, or inform: an educational show on television. Contemporary Examples In an interview with The Guardian, Franzen said he intended the cat section of Freedom partially as “ an educational service.” The War on Cats: Jonathan Franzen and Bird-Lovers Fight Back Ben Crair March 20, 2011 In […]
a specialist in the theory and methods of . Historical Examples The first great question with the educationist then should be, “Does Nature ever teach?” A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education James Gall This is a principle then of which the educationist should take advantage. A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education […]
asserting, resulting from, or characterized by belief in the equality of all people, especially in political, economic, or social life. a person who adheres to egalitarian beliefs. Contemporary Examples This egalitarian impulse was in part driven by people returning from WW II and Korea, many of whom benefited from the GI Bill. In the Future […]