Anglo-Catholicism

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Anglo-Catholicism

the praetiees in the Anglican communion that hold that Catholicism is inherent in a church whose episcopate is able to traee its line of descent from the apostles and whose faith Catholics agree to be revealed truth. — AngloCatholic, n., adj.
See also: Catholicism
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Noun1.Anglo-Catholicism - a doctrine and practice within the Church of England emphasizing the Catholic tradition
Anglicanism - the faith and doctrine and practice of the Anglican Church
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Anglo-Catholicism

[ˈæŋgləʊkəˈθɒlɪsɪzəm] Nanglocatolicismo m
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Hoover, an assistant professor of theological studies at Loyola Marymount University, explores the complex relationship between groups of Latino and Anglo Catholics in the Midwestern parish of "All Saints" in the "diocese of Port Jefferson" (both pseudonyms, in the interest of privacy).
Though these Catholic practices at times make Anglo Catholics indistinguishable from Roman Catholics, Anglo-Catholics' insistence that the Anglican Church is the Catholic Church in England separate them from Roman Catholics in England.
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