Anglicanism

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Anglicanism the faith and doctrine and practice of the Anglican Church
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Anglicanism Attachment to England or English institutions.
    • Anglicanism Strong partiality to the principles and rites of the Church of England.
    • Anglicanism The principles of the established church of England; also, in a restricted sense, the doctrines held by the high-church party.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Anglicanism The principles of the Anglican Church or of Anglicans.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Anglicanism attachment to English institutions, esp. the English Church: the principles of the English Church
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Usage

In literature:

Certain ritualistic tendencies in the Anglican Church aroused great excitement and apprehension.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
The service was conducted after the Anglican form of worship, but differed in some respects from that of the present day.
"Penshurst Castle" by Emma Marshall
The gentler Anglican felt by no means sure of a speedy victory, even of an intellectual kind.
"Phoebe, Junior" by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
The last Presbyterian clergyman to hold an Anglican parish in Virginia, Rev.
"Religious Life of Virginia in the Seventeenth Century" by George MacLaren Brydon
At King's College, meanwhile, which prided itself upon its Anglicanism, he came under a very different set of teachers.
"The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I." by Sir Leslie Stephen
There are two bishops, Roman and Anglican, a Presbytery, and governing bodies of other denominations.
"Brighter Britain! (Volume 1 of 2)" by William Delisle Hay
The first act provided for the establishment of church government according to the Anglican form.
"Virginia Under Charles I And Cromwell, 1625-1660" by Wilcomb E. Washburn
During the same year Bishop Staley, accompanied by a staff of clergymen, arrived at Honolulu and commenced the Anglican Mission.
"The Hawaiian Islands" by The Department of Foreign Affairs
The words were not hastily and inaudibly muttered as they too often are by the clergy of the High Anglican persuasion.
"The Missionary" by George Griffith
What else is my own position as an Anglican priest?
"Audrey Craven" by May Sinclair
A few miles farther up the valley is Capel-y-Ffyn, where Father Ignatius within a few years has erected his Anglican monastery.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
With him went also the Reverend Robert Ratcliffe, rector of the first Anglican church set up in Boston.
"The Fathers of New England" by Charles M. Andrews
At the behest of many Anglican clergy, Camm went to England.
"The Road to Independence: Virginia 1763-1783" by Virginia State Dept. of Education
So Romanists are the separatists, and not Anglicans.
"Notes and Queries, Number 217, December 24, 1853" by Various
This decision stirred up the Anglicans.
"The Winning of Popular Government" by Archibald Macmechan
Claims for denominational schools were put forward not only by the Roman Catholics but by the Anglicans.
"George Brown" by John Lewis
There are four Anglican churches in Regina, St. Paul's having a splendid parish hall.
"Across the Prairie in a Motor Caravan" by Frances Halton Eva Hasell
The new Lieutenant Governor was descended from a family of Scottish Anglicans.
"Give Me Liberty" by Thomas J. Wertenbaker
There is an Anglican convent of the Sisters of St Lawrence, with orphanage and school.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5" by Various
The Anglican altered his position and waited until the baggage-man was once more engaged at the other end of the counter.
"McAllister and His Double" by Arthur Train
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In poetry:

I was the rector's son, born to the Anglican order,
Banned for ever from the candles of the Irish poor;
The Chichesters knelt in marble at the end of a transept
With ruffs about their necks, their portion sure.
"Carrickfergus" by Louis MacNeice
The Governor knows, and the Deputy, and all of the warders know,
Once a week, and on Sunday, we sit in a sinful row,
And bargain for chews of tobacco under the cover of prayer—
And the harmless Anglican chaplain is the only innocent there.
"The Song of a Prison" by Henry Lawson

In news:

But I have just learned from this article that she is still going strong, and serves as a lector at the American Anglican Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Paris.
As long ago as 1963 the Anglican Congress in Toronto produced a significant document, Mutual Responsibility and Interdependence in the Body of Christ.
An intimate look at Anglicanism.
Twenty-something followers in the Presbyterian, Anglican, and independent evangelical churches are rallying around Calvinist , or Reformed, teaching.
God and Country prayer service, non-denominational and non-partisan, for the nation is at 4 pm Nov 4 at Lenny's Market, South Hampton Street, sponsored by St John's Anglican Church of Americus.
Ordained in 1973, he made history three decades later when he became the first openly gay person to be consecrated a bishop in the worldwide Anglican communion.
This year, high-profile activists, such as Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu, had lobbied in favor of divestment .
In a move that could further divide the global Anglican Church, the leaders of the Church of England voted Monday to begin the legal moves toward ordaining women as bishops.
The deepening divide between the Anglican Church and its American branch, the Episcopal Church.
With its 2.3 million members, the Episcopal Church is the American branch of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
The Evensong service, which has been called the chief glory of Anglican church services, will be sung at 5 pm on Sunday by the St Ambrose Choir of St John's Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston.
UNITED NATIONS – Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu said Thursday he is as committed to abolishing child marriage around the globe as he was to fighting apartheid in South Africa.
Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, the spiritual leader of the world's Anglicans, addresses reporters in New Orleans in September 2007.
Top Anglican Seeks a Role for Islamic Law in Britain.
Julanne Clarke-Morris writes about the book Life-Widening Mission: Global Anglican Perspectives for Anglican Taonga News.
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