Denomination in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Denomination

an autonomous branch of the Christian church, such as Baptist, Protestant, etc.

Examples of Denomination in a sentence

Even though I am part of a different denomination than my Uncle, we still believe roughly the same religious doctrine, and our church branches only have very minor differences. 🔊

When it comes to religion, a new denomination is often formed when part of a church secedes from the main body because they disagree over a specific ideal or belief. 🔊

Puritan is a specific denomination within the Christian faith, though there are only a handful of differences in the doctrine they believe compared to other denominations. 🔊

Many people believe that Catholicism and Protestants are both a denomination of overarching Christianity, but the difference in doctrine is so great that they are essentially two different religions.  🔊

The Christian faith has more than one denomination, but even though these different branches have some differences in belief they also share many similarities.  🔊

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