Low Church

Low Church

noun
pertaining to the view or practice in the Anglican Church that emphasizes evangelicalism and lays little stress on the sacraments, church rituals, and church authority.


Origin:
1695–1705

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Low Church
 
n
1.  Broad Church Compare High Church the school of thought in the Church of England stressing evangelical beliefs and practices
 
adj
2.  of or relating to this school
 
Low-'Churchman
 
n

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