Definition of Evangelical. Meaning of Evangelical. Synonyms of Evangelical

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Definition of Evangelical

Evangelical
Evangelical E`van*gel"ic*al, n. One of evangelical principles.
Evangelical
Evangelical E`van*gel"ic*al, a. 1. Contained in, or relating to, the four Gospels; as, the evangelical history. 2. Belonging to, agreeable or consonant to, or contained in, the gospel, or the truth taught in the New Testament; as, evangelical religion. 3. Earnest for the truth taught in the gospel; strict in interpreting Christian doctrine; pre["e]minetly orthodox; -- technically applied to that party in the Church of England, and in the Protestant Episcopal Church, which holds the doctrine of ``Justification by Faith alone'; the Low Church party. The term is also applied to other religion bodies not regarded as orthodox. Evangelical Alliance, an alliance for mutual strengthening and common work, comprising Christians of different denominations and countries, organized in Liverpool, England, in 1845. Evangelical Church. (a) The Protestant Church in Germany. (b) A church founded by a fusion of Lutherans and Calvinists in Germany in 1817. Evangelical Union, a religion sect founded in Scotland in 1843 by the Rev. James Morison; -- called also Morisonians.

Meaning of Evangelical from wikipedia

- Evangelicalism (/ˌiːvænˈdʒɛlɪkəlɪzəm, ˌɛvən-/), evangelical Christianity, or evangelical Protestantism, is a worldwide, crossdenominational movement within...
- evangelical groups, others began to refer to the two groups as Evangelical Lutheran and Evangelical Reformed. As time p****ed by, the word Evangelical...
- are defined by school of thought—some of it common to all orthodox and evangelical groups and a portion of it distinctive to Baptists. Through the years...
- and practices which emerged from 19th-century Methodism. A number of Evangelical Christian denominations, parachurch organizations, and movements emphasize...
- "Mobilizing Evangelicals: Christian Reconstructionism and the Roots of the Religious Right". In Brint, Steven; Schroedel, Jean Reith. Evangelicals and Democracy...
- term Evangelical Catholic is used by Christians who consider themselves both "catholic" and "evangelical" (meaning "gospel-centered"). Evangelical catholic...
- Evangelical Christian School(ECS) is a non-denominational college preparatory school in Fort Myers, Florida. ECS was founded in May 1973 by Douglas...
- Aldersgate on 24 May 1738, John experienced what has come to be called his evangelical conversion, when he felt his "heart strangely warmed". He records in...
- November 5, 2008 A. Scott Moreau, Harold Netland, and Charles van Engen, Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions, Baker Reference Library (Grand Rapids,...
- traditional doctrines as fundamentalists. Scholars debate how much the terms "evangelical" and "fundamentalist" are synonymous. In keeping with traditional Christian...