Definitions for erastianism

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Erastianism, Byzantinism, Caesaropapism(noun)

    the doctrine that the state is supreme over the church in ecclesiastical matters

Webster Dictionary

  1. Erastianism(noun)

    the principles of the Erastains

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Erastianism

    the right of the State to override and overrule the decisions of the Church that happen to involve civil penalties. See Erastus.


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