Erastian

adjective
Eras·tian | \ i-ˈra-stē-ən , -ˈras-chən \

Definition of Erastian 

: of, characterized by, or advocating the doctrine of state supremacy in ecclesiastical affairs

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Erastian noun
Erastianism \i-ˈra-stē-ə-ˌni-zəm, -ˈras-chə- \ noun

First Known Use of Erastian

1773, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Erastian

Thomas Erastus †1583 Swiss physician and Zwinglian theologian

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