Meaning of Anglo-Catholicism
Pronunciation: (ang"glō ku-thol'u-siz"um), [key]
- the tradition or form of worship in the Anglican Church that emphasizes Catholicity, the apostolic succession, and the continuity of all churches within the communion with pre-Reformation Christianity as well as the importance of liturgy and ritual.
- the religion of the Church of England, as distinguished from that of the Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, or Russian Orthodox churches.
- Anglo-Catholicism (Thesaurus)