co-religionist


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co-religionist

[ˈkəʊrɪˈlɪdʒənɪst] Ncorreligionario/a m/f
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An ancestor of Marmaduke Temple had, about one hundred and twenty years before the commencement of our tale, come to the colony of Pennsylvania, a friend and co-religionist of its great patron.
There was one way and only one in which he offended the susceptibilities of his co-religionists.
He dipped his hand into the dish with that great trader when Mahbub and a few co-religionists were invited to a big Haj dinner.
It happened nearly twenty years before, when he was chaplain to his co-religionists in a prison in Chicago--where the Irish population displayed a capacity both for crime and penitence which kept him tolerably busy.
We cannot withhold our helping hand from anyone on the grounds that he is not a co-religionist.
Disentangling Co-Religionist Commerce from Co-Religionist
Sydnor displays an admirable evenhandedness in dealing with a co-religionist and a religious "other.
Writing as an Anglican and a co-religionist, I am pleased that the United Church of Canada (UCC) chose not to support a boycott of Israel in response to the Israeli handling of the last Gaza war.
Not easy, of course, but, though Weigel contemptuously dismisses the idea, there is a Catholic third way between capitalism and socialism, not the one seen by Benedict's co-religionist Tony Blair--that took us into Iraq and fed us to marketing men, with their spread sheets, Polish nannies, and suits without ties--but by such people as G.
The fanatic excuses the death of his co-religionist in his murderous attack.
His personal experience is much more like my own than that of Hahn, born with political spoon in mouth, or even my co-religionist Hertzberg.
Iqbal most likely was earnest in his distress and his distress led him to the outermost edge of absolute dogmatism; he surely could not endorse what his argument against his co-religionist entails.