un·​bib·​li·​cal | \ ˌən-ˈbi-bli-kəl How to pronounce unbiblical (audio) \

Definition of unbiblical

: contrary to or unsanctioned by the Bible

Examples of unbiblical in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Reclaiming moral language in the public square may be the most effective way for progressives to resist conservatives’ deeply unbiblical privatization of sin and salvation for their own material gain. Audrey Farley, The New Republic, 21 Dec. 2020 But, beginning in the 1500s, the Protestant Reformation swept away the cult of Christian saints, denouncing them as unbiblical and idolatrous. Daniel Burke, CNN, 6 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of unbiblical

1828, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbiblical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbiblical. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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