Definitions for Evangelical
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Evangelical.
relating to or being a Christian church believing in personal conversion and the inerrancy of the Bible especially the 4 Gospels
"evangelical Christianity"; "an ultraconservative evangelical message"
of or pertaining to or in keeping with the Christian gospel especially as in the first 4 books of the New Testament
marked by ardent or zealous enthusiasm for a cause
Having or characterized by a zealous, crusading enthusiasm for a cause.
Adhering to a form of Christianity characterized by a conservative interpretation of the bible, but disavowing the label 'bdfundamentalist`'b8.
A member of an evangelical church
An advocate of evangelicalism
Pertaining to the gospel(s) of the Christian New Testament
Pertaining to the doctrines or teachings of the Christian gospel or Christianity in general.
Protestant; specifically, designating European churches which were originally Lutheran rather than Calvinist.
Pertaining to a movement in Protestant Christianity that stresses personal conversion and the authority of the Bible (evangelicalism).
Of, or relating to any of several Christian Churches that believe in the sole authority of the gospels
Of, or relating to Protestant (especially Lutheran) Churches in Germany
Etymology: from evangelium, from εὐαγγέλιον
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: evangelique, French; evangelicus, Latin.
This distinction between moral goodness and evangelical perfection, ought to have been observed. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.
God will indeed judge the world in righteousness; but ’tis by an evangelical, not a legal righteousness, and by the intervention of the man Christ Jesus, who is the Saviour as well as the judge of the world. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.
Those evangelical hymns they allow not to stand in our liturgy. Richard Hooker, b. v. s. 35.
contained in, or relating to, the four Gospels; as, the evangelical history
belonging to, agreeable or consonant to, or contained in, the gospel, or the truth taught in the New Testament; as, evangelical religion
earnest for the truth taught in the gospel; strict in interpreting Christian doctrine; preeminetly orthodox; -- technically applied to that party in the Church of England, and in the Protestant Episcopal Church, which holds the doctrine of "Justification by Faith alone"; the Low Church party. The term is also applied to other religion bodies not regarded as orthodox
one of evangelical principles
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a term applied to all those forms of Christianity which regard the atonement of Christ, or His sacrifice on the Cross for sin, as the ground and central principle of the Christian faith.
a believer in justification by faith alone, the necessity of the new birth, the supremacy of Scripture vs. tradition, and that all Christians are called to evangelize
George Whitefield was a zealous evangelical. He was very evangelical, very Bible-centered.Submitted by Noah Hirsch on May 8, 2018
The numerical value of Evangelical in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Evangelical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
I don't think a candidate is going to be able to get very far simply by using evangelical lingo or by pointing to his or her personal faith, i think a candidate is going to have to explain how he or she would protect religious liberty and would appoint justices and judges who will maintain the common good.
There is a tendency in many White evangelical churches to assume that science is atheistic, god gave us both a sense of God's love and care and compassion, but he also gave us the brain and the opportunity to understand God's creation, which is nature, which includes things like viruses. And I think God expected us to use those gifts to understand how to protect ourselves and others from disease. If we have the opportunity to heal through medicine, I think God expects us to do that and not count on some supernatural intervention to come and save us when he's already given us the chance to be saved by other means.
It's more important for evangelical voters that Trump is fighting for an idealized, white Christian, conservative America, tribal values now supersede personal morality as an animating force.
It did not turn out to be the final hour for evangelical Christians in America, but potentially our finest hour.
The two most evangelical groups in the world are atheists and vegetarians, especially the least knowledgeable and least intelligent individuals within those groups.
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