What does Campbellite mean?

Campbellite meaning in General Dictionary

an associate associated with denomination labeled as Christians or Disciples of Christ They on their own repudiate the definition of Campbellite as a nickname See Christian 3

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  • an associate associated with denomination called Christians or Disciples of Christ. They themselves repudiate the term Campbellite as a nickname. See Christian, 3.

Campbellite meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1830, follower of Alexander Campbell, preacher from Virginia, U.S.A. They called themselves Disciples.

Sentence Examples with the word Campbellite

Mrs George's brother, Richard Lloyd, a shoemaker at Llanystumdwy, and pastor of the Campbellite Baptists there, now became her chief support; it was from him that young David obtained his earliest views of practical and political life, and also the means of starting, at the age of fourteen, on the career of a solicitor.

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