(noun) Monotheistic belief system based on the Old and New Testaments of the bible, particularly the teachings of Jesus Christ.
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- Plural: Christianities
- A type of belief system.
- Also called christian religion.
- A (noun) Christian follows Christianity and (noun) Christendom is the collective term for Christians currently and historically.
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