Disciples of Christ


Disciples of Christ
   See Restoration movement.

Encyclopedia of Protestantism. . 2005.

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  • Disciples of Christ — • A sect founded in the United States of America by Alexander Campbell Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Disciples of Christ     Disciples of Christ      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Disciples of Christ —   [dɪ saɪplz ɔv kraɪst; englisch »Jünger Christi«], amerikanische Freikirche, ab 1809 an der »Frontier« (Grenzgebiet zum Westen) durch die Wirksamkeit der ursprünglich presbyterianischen Pfarrer Thomas (* 1763, ✝ 1854) und Alexander Campbell (*… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Disciples of Christ — ☆ Disciples of Christ n. a Protestant denomination, founded c. 1809 by Alexander Campbell, that makes the Bible the only basis for faith and practice, and baptizes by immersion …   English World dictionary

  • Disciples of Christ — a Christian denomination, founded in the U.S. by Alexander Campbell in the early part of the 19th century, that rejects all creeds, holds the Bible as a sufficient rule of faith and practice, administers baptism by immersion, celebrates the Lord… …   Universalium

  • Disciples of Christ — In diesem Artikel oder Abschnitt fehlen folgende wichtige Informationen: Lehre, Struktur Du kannst Wikipedia helfen, indem du sie recherchierst und einfügst. Christian Church (Disciples of C …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Disciples of Christ — Christian Chris tian, n. [L. christianus, Gr. ?; cf. AS. cristen. See {Christ}.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who believes, or professes or is assumed to believe, in Jesus Christ, and the truth as taught by Him; especially, one whose inward and outward… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disciples of Christ — Disciple Dis*ci ple, n. [OE. disciple, deciple, OF. disciple, fr. L. discipulus, fr. discere to learn (akin to docere to teach; see {Docile}) + prob. a root meaning to turn or drive, as in L. pellere to drive (see {Pulse}).] One who receives… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disciples du Christ — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Les disciples du Christ sont dans le christianisme les douze apôtres du Christ. Ce nom a été repris par une confession chrétienne, l’Église chrétienne des …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Disciples of Christ — Dis|ci|ples of Christ auch: Dis|cip|les of Christ 〈[dısaıpəls ɔv kraıst] Pl. 〉 eine Gruppe innerhalb der baptistischen Kirche (vor allem in Kanada u. den USA) [Etym.: engl., »Anhänger, Jünger Christi«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Disciples of Christ — Dis|ci|ples* of Christ [di saiplz əv kraist] die (Plur.) <engl. ; »Jünger Christi«> Zweig der Baptisten in den USA u. in Kanada …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch


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