Disciples of Christ

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

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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 — 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 (Campbell Movement) — This article is about the historical movement during the Second Great Awakening of the early 19th century that became part of the broader Restoration Movement. For information relating to the modern denomination called the Christian Church… …   Wikipedia

  • Disciples of Christ (hip hop) — The Disciples of Christ are a Christian rap group which originated in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the early 1990s. They released three albums for Star Song Records and later formed their own label, We are One/Throne Room Records. Contents 1 Beginnings 2… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

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