strict adherence to a text, especially of the Scriptures.

1860–65; textual + -ism

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textualism (ˈtɛkstjʊəˌlɪzəm)
1.  doctrinaire adherence to a text, esp of the Bible
2.  textual criticism, esp of the Bible
n, —adj

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Develops a view of religion that emphasizes embodied practice rather than textualism.
It's sometimes called textualism or strict constructionism, though they aren't exactly the same thing.
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