Definition of supersessionism in English:

supersessionism

noun

  • The belief that the New Testament covenant supersedes the Mosaic covenant of the Hebrew Bible, and that the Christian Church has displaced Israel as God's chosen people.

Origin

1970s. From supersession + -ism. Compare supersessionist, supersessionist.

Pronunciation

supersessionism

/ˌsjuːpəˈsɛʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m//ˌsuːpəˈsɛʃənɪz(ə)m//ˌsuːpəˈsɛʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m/