What is evangelical?

  • (adj): Relating to or being a Christian church believing in personal conversion and the inerrancy of the Bible especially the 4 Gospels.
    Example: "Evangelical Christianity"; "an ultraconservative evangelical message"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on evangelical:

F. Wilbur Gingrich - Teaching
... (an Evangelical Church institution) as an Assistant Professor, teaching Greek, Latin, German and the Bible ... With the merger of the Evangelical Church and the United Evangelical Church in 1923, it was decided to merge Albright College at Myerstown with ...
Deimberg - Religion
... Herren-Sulzbach, later described as the Evangelical Parish of Herren-Sulzbach after the Waldgraves and Rhinegraves had introduced the Reformation into their domain in 1556 ... The greater part of the population is even today Evangelical ...
Heinzenhausen - Religion
... Of the 146 inhabitants in 1825, 76 were Evangelical and 70 were Catholic ... In 1961, of the 336 inhabitants that were counted, 289 were Evangelical and only 45 were Catholic ... This can be explained by the arrival of many Evangelical families during the 19th century ...
Evangelical-Augsburg Church Lublin
... The Evangelical-Augsburg Holy Trinity Church in Lublin – is the fourth largest community of the Evangelical-Augsburg Church in Poland in the Warsaw Diocese ...
Eugen Sachsse
... Sachsse (August 20, 1839 – December 20, 1917) was a German Evangelical theologian born in Cologne ... From 1890 to 1913, he was a professor of practical theology to the Evangelical Theological Faculty at the University of Bonn ... Erziehung nach evangelischen Grundsätzen (Doctrine of religious education according to evangelical principles), 1897 Das Christentum und der ...

More definitions of "evangelical":

  • (adj): Marked by ardent or zealous enthusiasm for a cause.
    Synonyms: evangelistic
  • (adj): Of or pertaining to or in keeping with the Christian gospel especially as in the first 4 books of the New Testament.

Famous quotes containing the word evangelical:

    Chastity is a monkish and evangelical superstition, a greater foe to natural temperance even than unintellectual sensuality.
    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)