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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 collectively between
and more than 900 million adherents worldwide
- The Reformation
Reformation, or the European
Reformation) was a movement within Western Christianity
in 16th-century Europe...
of the Church
of England. The Episcopal Church describes itself
, yet Catholic". The Episcopal Church claims apostolic
- The Protestant Ethic
and the Spirit
(German: Die protestantische Ethik
und der Geist
des Kapitalismus) is a book written
by Max Weber, a...
- The mainline Protestant churches
(also called mainstream Protestant
and sometimes oldline Protestant
) are a group
of Protestant denominations
in the United...
- The Protestant Union
Union), also known
as the Evangelical
of Auhausen, German Union
or the Protestant Action
(WASPs) are a social
group—of typically wealthy
and well-connected white Protestants
descent—in the United...
- This is a timeline
of the Protestant Reformation
in England. The list is not complete
and you are welcome
of the English
- Christians. Protestant denominations account
worldwide. Together, Catholicism
- The Protestant
work ethic, the Calvinist
or the Puritan
is a work ethic concept
in theology, sociology, economics
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