churchless

churchless

(ˈtʃɜːtʃləs)
adj
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (of a person) not belonging to a church
2. (of a place) not having a church
3. not being blessed by a church
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Keats, a San Francisco writer and self-described experimental philosopher and conceptual artist, has designed a ''millennium camera'' that he intends to mount in a churchless steeple on a college campus and chronicle climate change by taking a 1,000-year exposure of a western Massachusetts mountain range.
CHURCHLESS: UNDERSTANDING TODAY'S UNCHURCHED AND HOW TO CONNECT WITH THEM examines what causes people to stay away from church, what makes them feel engaged, and how churchless people have different reasons for not going than in the past.
Recent iterations of this debate were ignited through Herbert Hoefer's Churchless Christianity (2001).
Every Sunday, the churchless ministry holds a simple worship service with a rolled-out oak altar.
But they didn't go as far in the direction of a natural, churchless mysticism beyond belief, as we can today and as I think we will.
They then become churchless souls; (3) those who become full Separatist members "in effect excommunicate themselves from all other Churches of Christ"; (4) finally, Separatism gives rise to much Anabaptism and Arianism.
Frabosilo calls himself "a volatile character," since he advocates a churchless Christianity.
Whatever she might have been naturally,--whatever of beauty or of good there might have been in the womanly nature within her,--lay wholly withered and eclipsed under the force of an education churchless, schoolless, with all the vices of civilization without its refinements, and all the vices of barbarism without the occasional nobility by which they are sometimes redeemed.
God Laughs and Plays: Churchless Sermons in Response to the Preachments of the Fundamentalist Right.
The website, built and managed by Red McCombs Media (RMM), provides social networking, user-submitted video and audio, video news, interviews, commentary, discussion forums, and bible-study tools to an ever-expanding market of established and churchless Christians.
won for his essay collection, ``God Laughs & Plays: Churchless Sermons in Response to the Preachments of the Fundamentalist Right'' (Triad).
God laughs & plays; churchless sermons in response to the preachments of the fundamentalist right.