nonsectarian(redirected from nonsectarianism)
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Not limited to or associated with a particular religious denomination.
not narrow-minded, esp as a result of rigid adherence to a particular sect; broad-minded
non•sec•tar•i•an(ˌnɒn sɛkˈtɛər i ən)
not affiliated with or limited to a specific religious denomination.
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|Adj.||1.||nonsectarian - not restricted to one sect or school or party; "religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere"; "nonsectarian colleges"; "a wide and unsectarian interest in religion"- Bertrand Russell|
sectarian - belonging to or characteristic of a sect; "a sectarian mind"; "the negations of sectarian ideology"- Sidney Hook; "sectarian squabbles in psychology"