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  • as inRoman Catholicism
  • as inpope

synonyms for popery

  • Catholicism
  • Catholicity
  • Church of Rome
  • Romanism
  • papistry
  • pontiff
  • pontifical
  • see
  • legate
  • otho
  • vicegerent
  • papacy
  • vatican
  • nuncio
  • ablegate
  • bishop of rome
  • paparchy
  • pontifex maximus. associatedwords: papal
  • popedom
  • popish
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How to use popery in a sentence

He wrote various books against popery, one of which was translated into several languages, and often reprinted.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The "No Popery" riots took place on the 6th and 7th, when London was for some hours in the hands of the mob.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
They violently assaulted many peers and compelled members of both houses to cry No popery!
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
In like manner, when Popery in England was put down by the Protestants, each party was headed by its priests.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
As he was carried along he made his will, in which he bequeathed his detestation of popery to his friends and brethren.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
Bridgenorth, though strong-minded and sagacious, is haunted by the fears of Popery, which are the bugbears of his sect.
PEVERIL OF THE PEAKSIR WALTER SCOTT
Prelacy and Popery are both corrupt systems, though not equally.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
To one of the board, a clergyman, who had lately been lecturing on "Popery the People's Peril," the proposition was startling.
SAINT PATRICKHEMAN WHITE CHAPLIN
And there was a danger to be encountered far later than that which was due to the anti-Popery zealots of the Tudor dynasty.
IN SEARCH OF GRAVESTONES OLD AND CURIOUSW.T. (WILLIAM THOMAS) VINCENT
Brought up in the principles of Protestantism, he had in the former part of his life a great aversion to Popery.
THE LIFE OF THE TRULY EMINENT AND LEARNED HUGO GROTIUSJEAN LVESQUE DE BURIGNY
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WORDS RELATED TO POPERY

  • Catholicism
  • Catholicity
  • Church of Rome
  • Romanism
  • papistry
  • popery
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