confessionist

noun
con·​fes·​sion·​ist | \ -sh(ə)nə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of confessionist

: an adherent of a particular confession of faith

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History and Etymology for confessionist

New Latin confessionista, from Latin confession-, confessio + -ista -ist

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“Confessionist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/confessionist. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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