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Nor was this love of poetry lost with the transition from paganism to Christianity.

Christianity has been judged at its best, paganism at its worst.

In the popular Trastevere quarter she had a temple until the end of paganism.

This innovation in the Roman paganism was full of consequences.

In paganism a cult does not die violently, but after long decay.

What was paganism in Chatham was atheism in Frederick the Great.

Certainly Christianity did not, in this matter, improve on the philosophy of paganism.

I tried to keep my Paganism for others, and what you would call ‘the best in me’ for you.

But there was progress in Christianity and there was none in paganism.

His paganism would be too assertive; it might even be in bad taste.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Church Latin paganismus, from paganus (see pagan).

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