sacramentalism

noun
sac·ra·men·tal·ism | \ˌsa-krə-ˈmen-tə-ˌli-zəm \

Definition of sacramentalism 

: belief in or use of sacramental rites, acts, or objects specifically : belief that the sacraments are inherently efficacious and necessary for salvation

Other Words from sacramentalism

sacramentalist \ˌsa-krə-ˈmen-tə-list \ noun

First Known Use of sacramentalism

1861, in the meaning defined above

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