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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
in Western Christianity
in 16th-century Europe. Although...
- The Protestant
Ascendancy, known simply
as the Ascendancy, was the political, economic, and social domination
of Ireland between
the 17th century
- The Protestant Ethic
and the Spirit
(German: Die protestantische Ethik
und der Geist
des Kapitalismus) is a book written
by Max Weber, a...
and 1 billion Protestants
worldwide, among approximately
Christians. In 2010, a total
of more than 800 million...
(WASPs) are a social group
of typically wealthy
and well-connected white Protestants
descent. Until after
- The mainline Protestant churches
(also called mainstream Protestant
and sometimes oldline Protestant
) are a group
of Protestant denominations
in the United...
factions, and Mary's illegitimate
half-brother, the Earl of Moray, was a leader
of the Protestants
. The Protestant reformer
is the most po****r religion practiced
in the United Kingdom
with Anglicanism, the Reformed tradition
(including Presbyterians), Methodism...
- The Protestant
work ethic, the Calvinist
or the Puritan
is a work ethic concept
in theology, sociology, economics
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