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Definition 1: any system of principles or beliefs - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for creed in the sense of this definition

(creed is a kind of ...) a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school

(... is a kind of creed ) a profession of belief

"he stated his political testament"

(... is a kind of creed ) a Christian profession of faith

Definition 2: the written body of teachings of a religious group that are generally accepted by that group - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for creed in the sense of this definition

(creed is a kind of ...) a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school

(... is a kind of creed ) a sin said to be inherited by all descendants of Adam

"Adam and Eve committed the original sin when they ate the forbidden fruit in the Garden of Eden"

(... is a kind of creed ) (Christianity) a formal creed summarizing Christian beliefs; first adopted in 325 and later expanded

(... is a kind of creed ) (Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ

(... is a kind of creed ) (Christianity) the Roman Catholic dogma that God preserved the Virgin Mary from any stain of original sin from the moment she was conceived

(... is a kind of creed ) (Christianity) the doctrine of the ecumenical movement that promotes cooperation and better understanding among different religious denominations: aimed at universal Christian unity

(... is a kind of creed ) a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof

(... is a kind of creed ) a Buddhist and Hindu and especially Jainist doctrine holding that all forms of life are sacred and urging the avoidance of violence

(... is a kind of creed ) the document that spells out the belief system of a given church (especially the Reformation churches of the 16th century)

(... is a kind of creed ) (Christianity) the Christian doctrine that the body of Christ is actually present in the Eucharist

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