1 relating to or being a Christian church believing in personal conversion and the inerrancy of the Bible especially the 4 Gospels; "evangelical Christianity"; "an ultraconservative evangelical message"
2 of or pertaining to or in keeping with the Christian gospel especially as in the first 4 books of the New Testament
3 marked by ardent or zealous enthusiasm for a cause [syn: evangelistic]
- Pertaining to the gospel(s) of the Christian New Testament
- Pertaining to the doctrines or teachings of the Christian gospel or Christianity in general.
- Protestant; specifically, designating European churches which were originally Lutheran rather than Calvinist.
- Pertaining to a movement in Protestant Christianity that stresses personal conversion and the authority of the Bible (evangelicalism).
- Zealously enthusiastic.
- A member of an evangelical church
- An advocate of evangelicalism
Evangelical may refer to:
- Evangelicalism, Christian theological view emphasizing personal faith and the authority of the Bible
- Evangelism, Christian proselytism
- Protestantism, one of three major branches of Christianity
- Gospels, accounts of the life of Jesus of Nazareth
Evangelical Synod of North America, a former Reformed
denomination known as the Evangelicals, or the
- Evangelical and Reformed Church, its successor
Evangelicals may also refer to:
- Evangelicals (band), an American indie rock band
evangelical in German: Evangelische Gemeinschaft
evangelical in French: Évangélique
evangelical in Friulian: Evangjelic
evangelical in Dutch: Evangelisch
evangelical in Japanese: 福音派
evangelical in Chinese: 福音派
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