Irvingite


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Irvingite

a member of the religious group founded by Edward Irving, a Scots minister who advocated strict observance of ritualistic practices.
See also: Protestantism
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Pratt had struggled in Toronto but did find some interest among a study group with Irvingite sympathies.
Shaw, The Catholic Apostolic Church, Sometimes Called Irvingite (Freeport, N.
In Chapter One, Zemka juxtaposes Coleridge's Romantic/religious hermeneutics, especially as adumbrated in Confessions of an Inquiring Spirit and Lay Sermons, with the phenomenon of glossolalia in Irvingite churches, finding similarities in their negotiations with issues of subjectivity and revelation, the sinful-yet-inspired self.