What does ecclesiasticism mean?

Definitions for ecclesiasticism
ɪˌkli ziˈæs təˌsɪz əmec·cle·si·as·ti·cism

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ecclesiasticismnoun

    excessive adherence to ecclesiastical forms and activities

    "their ecclesiasticism overwhelmed their religion"

  2. ecclesiasticismnoun

    religion appropriate to a church and to ecclesiastical principles and practices


  1. ecclesiasticism

    Ecclesiasticism is a doctrine, philosophy, or system that values and emphasizes the role, power, or influence of the church as an institution, particularly in regards to religious affairs, doctrine or policy. It often refers to the political role of the church or clergymen in secular affairs. It can also refer to an excessive attachment to ecclesiastical traditions and practices.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ecclesiasticismnoun

    strong attachment to ecclesiastical usages, forms, etc

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ecclesiasticism in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ecclesiasticism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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