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With the same charms as Mademoiselle de Voss, she had the same jumble of pietism and virtue.

Brought up in an atmosphere of pietism, the natural reaction led him into a kind of romantic atheistic unbelief.

Pietism and sentimentalism have supplanted in a large measure the ethical.

The severe pietism of that belief had never strongly appealed to him.

As to religion, Sainte-Beuve, having had his phase of pietism even, ended by becoming a blank unbeliever.


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On this page you'll find 68 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pietism, such as: adherence, adoration, affection, allegiance, ardor, and attachment.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.