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Definition of Campbellites
CampbellitesChristian Chris"tian, n. [L. christianus, Gr. ?; cf. AS.
cristen. See Christ.]
1. One who believes, or professes or is assumed to believe,
in Jesus Christ, and the truth as taught by Him;
especially, one whose inward and outward life is conformed
to the doctrines of Christ.
The disciples were called Christians first in
Antioch. --Acts xi. 26.
2. One born in a Christian country or of Christian parents,
and who has not definitely becomes an adherent of an
(a) One of a Christian denomination which rejects human
creeds as bases of fellowship, and sectarian names.
They are congregational in church government, and
baptize by immersion. They are also called Disciples
of Christ, and Campbellites.
(b) One of a sect (called Christian Connection) of
open-communion immersionists. The Bible is their only
authoritative rule of faith and practice.
Note: In this sense, often pronounced, but not by the members
of the sects, kr[=i]s"chan. CampbelliteCampbellite Camp"bell*ite, n. [From Alexander Campbell, of
A member of the denomination called Christians or Disciples
of Christ. They themselves repudiate the term Campbellite as
a nickname. See Christian, 3.
Meaning of Campbellites from wikipedia
to the early Restoration
Movement, "[t]he terms Campbellism
were universally rejected
to whom they were applied." Thomas...
- Wilson's family joined
the growing Campbellite movement
in 1840, but began
to distance themselves
from the Campbellites while
in Geneva. In 1846 Wilson
- where Sidney Rigdon
and over a hundred followers
of his variety
of Campbellite Restorationism converted
to Mormonism, more than doubling
the size of...
- this area, he joined
the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement
(aka the Campbellites
Rigdon, and was a leader
of a utopian...
- movement Mormon fundamentalism Millerism
(a.k.a. "The New Church") Waldensians
- that is found
in the New Testament. Adherents
are also referred
to as Campbellites
and other denominations
due to their following
of the teachings...
- practice, leading
to their immigration
of the Campbellite Restoration
of Christ. By the age of 11...
and Reformed Churches largely
from the Midwest, and various
, Christian Connexion
and "Christian" churches. ****berland Presbyterian...
- the Baptists
, who were attempting
to take control
of the college. After
the Campbellites founded
a rival college
. Sidney Rigdon
was a bishop
in the movement
members. Ann worried about
did not claim
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