Definition of Donatism in English:

Donatism

noun

  • See Donatist

    • ‘I haven't heard any stories of mass conversions of Catholic parishes to Judaism or Donatism, but who knows what will happen.’
    • ‘If you mean that bishops are to be ignored when they speak from their office because they have sinned, then what is the difference between that and Donatism?’
    • ‘He illustrates this clash with a thoughtful review of the reform movements, beginning with fourth-century Donatism, that challenged institutional Christianity.’
    • ‘He struggled to suppress African Donatism.’
    • ‘Has the man never heard of Augustine's answer to Donatism?’