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Definition 1: a monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for christianity in the sense of this definition

(christianity is a kind of ...) a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny

"he lost his faith but not his morality"

(... is a kind of christianity ) a schismatic Christian religion in northern Africa from the 4th to the 7th century; held that only those who led a blameless life belonged in the church or could administer the sacraments

(... is a kind of christianity ) the theological system of any of the churches of western Christendom that separated from the Roman Catholic Church during the Reformation

(... is a kind of christianity ) a Christian movement considered to be a medieval descendant of Manichaeism in southern France in the 12th and 13th centuries; characterized by dualism (asserted the coexistence of two mutually opposed principles, one good and one evil); was exterminated for heresy during the Inquisition

(... is a kind of christianity ) the beliefs and practices of a Catholic Church

(... is a kind of christianity ) any Christian religion that believes the second coming of Christ is imminent

(... is a kind of christianity ) principles of the founders of the Oxford movement as expounded in pamphlets called `Tracts for the Times'

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the adversary of Christ (or Christianity) mentioned in the New Testament; the Antichrist will rule the world until overthrown by the Second Coming of Christ

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) an assembly of theologians and bishops and other representatives of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) a group of Christians with a common religious faith who practice the same rites

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) Roman martyr; supposedly Lawrence was ordered by the police to give up the church's treasure and when he responded by presenting the poor people of Rome he was roasted to death on a gridiron (died in 258)

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the act of mortifying the lusts of the flesh by self-denial and privation (especially by bodily pain or discomfort inflicted on yourself)

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) a church festival held in commemoration of the Transfiguration of Jesus

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) change (the Eucharist bread and wine) into the body and blood of Christ

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) take up someone's soul into heaven

"This is the day when Mary was assumed into heaven"

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) in danger of the eternal punishment of Hell

"poor damned souls"

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the taking up of the body and soul of the Virgin Mary when her earthly life had ended

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the Christian doctrine that the body of Christ is actually present in the Eucharist

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) exemption from error

"biblical inerrancy"

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) holding views that disagree with accepted doctrine; especially disagreement with papal infallibility

"he denies the errancy of the Catholic Church"

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the abode of righteous souls after death

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment

"Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell" "a demon from the depths of the pit" "Hell is paved with good intentions"

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the heretical belief that the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit are three separate gods

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) any of the sections into which a creed or other statement of doctrine is divided

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the doctrine of the ecumenical movement that promotes cooperation and better understanding among different religious denominations: aimed at universal Christian unity

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the Roman Catholic dogma that God preserved the Virgin Mary from any stain of original sin from the moment she was conceived

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) (Christianity) a formal creed summarizing Christian beliefs; first adopted in 325 and later expanded

(christianity is the domain which ... is member of) saved from the bondage of sin

Definition 2: the collective body of Christians throughout the world and history (found predominantly in Europe and the Americas and Australia) - [noun denoting group]

Samples where christianity or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • for a thousand years the Roman Catholic Church was the principal church of Christendom

Synonyms for christianity in the sense of this definition

(christianity is a kind of ...) a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity

"the whole body filed out of the auditorium" "the student body" "administrative body"

(christianity is a part of ...) one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship

(christianity is a part of ...) the body of people who attend or belong to a particular local church

"our church is hosting a picnic next week"

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