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A sanctimonious or ostentatiously pious Christian.
- ‘So is Hell what the Christers crack it up to be?’
- ‘Since Christers think that Jesus magically created the world and all of us, doesn't that mean that Jesus made Thomas so that Doubting Thomas would Doubt?’
- ‘Gore Vidal also reserved a special distaste for individuals he referred to as ‘Christers’ but usually because of their penchant for obstructing abortion and homosexual rights as well as for their posing and hypocrisy.’
- ‘You have to admit that those darn Christers sure take Jesus too seriously.’
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