Definition of churchianity in English:

churchianity

(also churchanity)

noun

  • Devotion or adherence to the rituals and doctrine of the Christian church rather than to the principles and ethics of Christianity. Formerly also: †adherence to or support for the Anglican Church (obsolete).

Origin

Late 18th century. In some forms from church + -anity. In some forms from church + -ianity.

Pronunciation

churchianity

/ˌtʃəːtʃɪˈanɪti/