televangelical


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televangelical

(ˌtɛlɪˌvænˈdʒɛlɪkəl)
adj
US relating to televangelism
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He also established standards of financial and s3xual propriety that maintained his reputation over a half-century of possible temptations and served as a model to shell-shocked colleagues after the televangelical scandals of the 1980s.
Draper is our televangelical Odysseus, "the man of twists and turns driven time and again off course," who we suspect is headed for a moral train wreck (Homer 77).
Walton argues that despite their emphasis on socioeconomic advancement, these televangelical ministries reinforce class, racial, and gender injustices in America.