churchmanship

noun
church·​man·​ship | \ ˈchərch-mən-ˌship How to pronounce churchmanship (audio) \

Definition of churchmanship

: the attitude, belief, or practice of a churchman

First Known Use of churchmanship

1690, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of churchmanship was in 1690

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