Definition of Anglican. Meaning of Anglican. Synonyms of Anglican

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Definition of Anglican

Anglican
Anglican An"gli*can, n. 1. A member of the Church of England. Whether Catholics, Anglicans, or Calvinists. --Burke. 2. In a restricted sense, a member of the High Church party, or of the more advanced ritualistic section, in the Church of England.
Anglican
Anglican An"gli*can, a. [Angli the Angles, a Germanic tribe in Lower Germany. Cf. English.] 1. English; of or pertaining to England or the English nation; especially, pertaining to, or connected with, the established church of England; as, the Anglican church, doctrine, orders, ritual, etc. 2. Pertaining to, characteristic of, or held by, the high church party of the Church of England.

Meaning of Anglican from wikipedia

- following the Protestant Reformation. Adherents of Anglicanism are called "Anglicans". The majority of Anglicans are members of national or regional ecclesiastical...
- The Anglican Communion is the third largest Christian communion. Founded in 1867 in London, England, the communion currently has 85 million members within...
- Anglo-Catholicism, Anglican Catholicism, or Catholic Anglicanism comprises people, beliefs and practices within Anglicanism that emphasise the Catholic...
- Airlann) is a Christian church in Ireland and an autonomous province of the Anglican Communion. It is organised on an all-Ireland basis and is the second-largest...
- prin****l leader of the Church of England, the symbolic head of the worldwide Anglican Communion and the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of Canterbury. The current...
- The Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) is a Christian denomination in the Anglican tradition in the United States and Canada. It also includes ten...
- sometimes called a "personal ordinariate for former Anglicans" or more informally an "Anglican ordinariate", is a canonical structure within the Catholic...
- Church (TEC) in the United States is a member church of the worldwide Anglican Communion. It is a mainline Christian denomination divided into nine provinces...
- British monarchs have retained this title to the present, even after the Anglican Church broke away from Roman Catholicism, in part because the title was...
- The ordination of women in the Anglican Communion has been increasingly common in certain provinces since the 1970s. Several provinces, however, and certain...
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