Donatism

noun Do·na·tism \ ˈdō-nə-ˌti-zəm , ˈdä- \

Definition of Donatism

:the doctrines of a Christian sect arising in North Africa in 311 and holding that sanctity is essential for the administration of sacraments and church membership

Donatist

play \-tist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of donatism

Donatus, 4th century bishop of Carthage


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