premillennialism

premillennialism

[pree-mi-len-ee-uh-liz-uhm]
noun
the doctrine or belief that the Second Coming of Christ will precede the millennium.

Origin:
1840–50; premillennial + -ism

premillennialist, noun
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premillennialism (ˌpriːmɪˈlɛnɪəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
the doctrine or belief that the millennium will be preceded by the Second Coming of Christ
 
premil'lennialist
 
n

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