Definition of Ecclesia
Examples of Ecclesia
- Plural: ecclesiae
- An ecclesia is often part of a theocracy.
- There is less tolerance of other religions in societies that have ecclesiae.
- Also called:
- State religion
- State-supported church
- belief system
- established sect
- personified supernatural force
- traditional authority
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