CHRISTIAN: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for CHRISTIAN?

Need another word that means the same as “christian”? Find 30 related words for “christian” in this overview.

Associations of "Christian" (30 Words)

abbessA woman who is the head of an abbey of nuns.
apocrypha14 books of the Old Testament included in the Vulgate (except for II Esdras) but omitted in Jewish and Protestant versions of the Bible; eastern Christian churches (except the Coptic Church) accept all these books as canonical; the Russ.
apologistA person who argues to defend or justify some policy or institution.
An apologist for capital punishment.
apostle(New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel.
Kiril and Metodije the apostles of the Slavs.
archdeaconA senior Christian cleric (in the early Church a deacon, in the modern Anglican Church a priest) to whom a bishop delegates certain responsibilities.
biblicalRelating to or contained in the Bible.
The biblical account of creation.
bishopA chess piece typically with its top shaped like a mitre that can move in any direction along a diagonal on which it stands Each player starts the game with two bishops one moving on white squares and the other on black.
calvinismThe theological system of John Calvin and his followers emphasizing omnipotence of God and salvation by grace alone.
canonA rule or especially body of rules or principles generally established as valid and fundamental in a field of art or philosophy.
A set of ecclesiastical canons.
cathedralThe principal church of a diocese, with which the bishop is officially associated.
St Paul's Cathedral.
catholicIncluding a wide variety of things; all-embracing.
Catholic in one s tastes.
churchThe body of people who attend or belong to a particular local church.
Church a woman after childbirth.
deanThe head of a university faculty or department or of a medical school.
He is the dean of foreign correspondents.
deityA representation of a god or goddess, such as a statue or carving.
A deity of ancient Greece.
dioceseA district under the pastoral care of a bishop in the Christian Church.
divinityWhite creamy fudge made with egg whites.
A doctor of divinity.
ecumenismA movement promoting union between religions (especially between Christian churches.
evangelicalA member of the evangelical tradition in the Christian Church.
She was evangelical about organic farming.
evangelistA zealous advocate of a particular cause.
An American television evangelist.
holyA sacred place of pilgrimage.
Holy smoke.
liturgyA religious service conducted according to a liturgy.
At the conclusion of the liturgy the Bishop presented the certificates.
martyrTorture and torment like a martyr.
There was no need to martyr themselves again.
minsterA large or important church, typically one of cathedral status in the north of England that was built as part of a monastery.
York Minster.
ordinationThe action of decreeing or ordaining.
The rabbi s family was present for his ordination.
pantheisticOf or relating to pantheism.
prophetIn Christian use the books of Isaiah Jeremiah Ezekiel Daniel and the twelve minor prophets.
The prime minister ignored the prophets of doom.
sacerdotalOf or relating to a belief in sacerdotalism.
Priestly or sacerdotal vestments.
theologianA person who engages or is an expert in theology.
theologicalOf or relating to or concerning theology.
A reworking of the past that was partly theological.
theologyThe rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth.
He studied theology at Oxford.

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