mammonism


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mammonism

the greedy pursuit of riches.
See also: Money
the pursuit of material wealth and possessions, especially a dedication to riches that is tantamount to devotion. — Mammonist, Mammonite, n.
See also: God and Gods
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Significantly, Copperfield leaves the Murdstones, who represent the mammonism of his age, and finds his spiritual self.
This emphasis on empathic understanding is in stark contrast to the dominant form of twentieth-first century Christianity in Asia that emphasizes mammonism and secular success.
Traditional values upheld by Baorun's grandfather are distorted by mammonism.
How can faith in the Spirit as life-giver and liberator navigate through the cliffs of mammonism and help us in our weakness to not serve "two masters" (Matt.