Definitions for bibliolatryˌbɪb liˈɒl ə tri
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
bib•li•ol•a•tryˌbɪb liˈɒl ə tri(n.)
excessive reverence for the Bible as literally interpreted.
extravagant devotion to books.
Origin of bibliolatry:
the worship of the Bible
fundamentalism, the belief in the literal truth of the Bible
excessive reverence of the Bible, Qur'an, or other book
worship of the Bible or other book
Origin: * blend of biblio- and idolatry
book worship, esp. of the Bible; -- applied by Roman Catholic divines to the exaltation of the authority of the Bible over that of the pope or the church, and by Protestants to an excessive regard to the letter of the Scriptures
Bibliolatry is the worship of a particular book. See also Idolatry and Idolatry and Christianity.
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