dechristianize


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dechristianize

(ˌdiːˈkrɪstʃəˌnaɪz) or

dechristianise

vb (tr)
(Ecclesiastical Terms) to make non-Christian
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But as dignitaries of the German Evangelical Church said in 1936 (as presented in the Time magazine article "Churchmen to Hitler" on August 10 of that year), "Nazi spellbinders use the terms positive and negative Christianity 'in the manner in which the truth is withheld from a person who is ill'--i.e., to mask the Government's real efforts 'to deChristianize the German people.'"
Yeah, it seems like Dechristianize really brought Vital Remains to a whole other level.
(19) Designed to dechristianize the Heavens and rewrite the soul, this system in fact only adapted a form of writing-correspondence--that since the late 18th century had accompanied the reciprocal construction of writers and readers.