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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