Definition of Faithist in English:

Faithist

Pronunciation /ˈfeɪθɪst/

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noun

  • A member of a sect whose beliefs are based on the text of Oahspe: A New Bible (1882), written by U.S. dentist John Ballou Newbrough (1828–91), purportedly by automatic writing.

    The main community of Faithists was founded in New Mexico in 1894.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Christian Life. From faith + -ist.