ecclesia

(noun) “[A] religion that is considered (officially or unofficially) the state religion” (OpenStax College 2012).

Example: Roman Catholicism in Italy.

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: ecclesiae

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. World Religions. Connexions, May 18, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42897/1.2/).