New Light

noun

Definition of New Light

: a person who accepts new usually more modern or more liberal religious views, doctrines, or methods: such as
a : a member of a group favoring revivalism and emotionalism in religion (as in Congregational, Presbyterian, and Baptist Churches) during and following the American revival movement of 1740–42 — compare old light
b : new licht
c : disciple 2

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newlight

noun

Definition of newlight

Origin and Etymology of newlight

new light; from its association with 1Campbellite


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