Meaning of scripturalism in English:

scripturalism

noun

  • The doctrine or belief that scripture is the sole authority for faith and religious practice; (also) strict adherence to the literal interpretation of scripture. Compare scripturism , scripturalist .

Pronunciation

scripturalism

/ˈskrɪptʃ(ə)rəlɪz(ə)m/ /ˈskrɪptʃ(ə)r(ə)lɪz(ə)m/

Origin

Mid 19th century. From scriptural + -ism.