Meaning of churchism in English:

churchism

Pronunciation /ˈtʃəːtʃɪz(ə)m/

noun

  • Belief in or adherence to the doctrine, practice, or polity of the Church or of a church, especially the Church of England.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Morgan (d. 1743), theological and medical writer. From church + -ism.