meaning of albigensianism

albigensianism meaning in General Dictionary

a Christian movement regarded as being a medieval descendant of Manichaeism in south France in the 12th and 13th hundreds of years; described as dualism (asserted the coexistence of two mutually opposed concepts, one great plus one evil); ended up being exterminated for heresy through the Inquisition

Sentence Examples with the word albigensianism

The independence of the princes of the south was at an end, but, so far as the heresy was concerned, Albigensianism was not extinguished, in spite of the wholesale massacres of heretics during the war.

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