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Definition of Protestant
Protestant Prot"es*tant, a. [Cf. F. protestant.]
1. Making a protest; protesting.
2. Of or pertaining to the faith and practice of those
Christians who reject the authority of the Roman Catholic
Church; as, Protestant writers.
ProtestantProtestant Prot"es*tant, n. [F. protestant, fr. L. protestans,
-antis, p. pr. of protestare. See Protest, v.]
One who protests; -- originally applied to those who adhered
to Luther, and protested against, or made a solemn
declaration of dissent from, a decree of the Emperor Charles
V. and the Diet of Spires, in 1529, against the Reformers,
and appealed to a general council; -- now used in a popular
sense to designate any Christian who does not belong to the
Roman Catholic or the Greek Church.
Meaning of Protestant from wikipedia
is the second-largest form of Christianity
with a total
of 800 million
to a billion adherents worldwide
40% of all Christians....
- The Reformation
the Protestant Reformation
or the European
Reformation) was a movement within Western Christianity
in the sixteenth-century...
of the Church
of England. The Episcopal Church describes itself
, yet Catholic". The Episcopal Church claims apostolic
- The mainline Protestant churches
(also called mainstream Protestant
and sometimes oldline Protestant
) are a group
of Protestant denominations
in the United...
(WASPs) are a social group
of white Protestants
in the United
descent, and typically wealthy
- denominations, but typically adhere
to evangelical Protestantism
, and are a type of Protestantism
. The first
non-denominational churches appeared
- This is a list of the largest Protestant
denominations. It aims to include sizable Protestant
communions, federations, alliances, councils, fellowships...
Christianity, or evangelical Protestantism
, is a worldwide, trans-denominational movement within Protestant Christianity which maintains
- tradition, Reformed
Christianity, Reformed Protestantism
, or the Reformed
faith) is a major branch
- the hope to spread
with the Antichrist. In the centuries
that followed, Protestant churches began
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