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Meth·od·ism

 (mĕth′ə-dĭz′əm)
n.
1. The beliefs, worship, and system of organization of the Methodists.
2. methodism Emphasis on systematic procedure.
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Methodism

(ˈmɛθədɪzəm)
n
(Protestantism) the system and practices of the Methodist Church, developed by John Wesley and his followers
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Meth•od•ism

(ˈmɛθ əˌdɪz əm)

n.
the doctrines, polity, beliefs, and methods of worship of the Methodists.
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Methodism

1. the religious teachings and church polity of John Wesley, 18th-century English theologian and evangelist, or those of his followers.
2. the doctrines, polity, beliefs, and rituals of the Methodist Church, founded by Wesley, especially its emphasis on personal and social morality. Also called Wesleyanism. — Methodist, n., adj.
See also: Protestantism
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Methodism - the religious beliefs and practices of Methodists characterized by concern with social welfare and public moralsMethodism - the religious beliefs and practices of Methodists characterized by concern with social welfare and public morals
Protestantism - the theological system of any of the churches of western Christendom that separated from the Roman Catholic Church during the Reformation
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Methodism

[ˈmeθədɪzəm] Nmetodismo m
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Methodism

[ˈmɛθədɪzəm] nméthodisme m
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Methodism

nMethodismus m
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Methodism

[ˈmɛθədɪzm] nmetodismo
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References in periodicals archive ?
As a nation we have experienced many revivals and movings of God's supernatural power, the Welsh Revival, the Hebridean Revival, the Wesleyan Revival the initiator of which 'John Wesley' is still remembered outside the Museum of London today.
The British view of "the White Man's Burden" cites the poems of Rudyard Kipling, the hymns of Isaac Watts and the Wesleyan revival, the sermons of Charles Spurgeon, and the student movement, as depicting the sense of national providence.
These specific structures and practices, along with observance of the personal spiritual disciplines and the disciplines of service, are primarily rooted in the heritage of the Wesleyan revival in 18th-century England and secondarily in the American Holiness Movement of the 19th century.