- originally the propagation of the CHRISTIAN Gospel. More recently the term has been generally applied to any FORM of propaganda aimed at making CONVERTS.
Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.
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Evangelization — E*van gel*i*za tion . The act of evangelizing; the state of being evangelized. [1913 Webster] The work of Christ s ministers is evangelization. Hobbes. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
evangelization — (Amer.) n. act of evangelizing; conversion to Christianity; condition of being evangelized (also evangelisation) … English contemporary dictionary
evangelization — This term refers to the proclamation of the Gospel in light of the great commandment of Jesus to preach his message to all nations (see Mt 28:18 20). Evangelization, which is usually directed toward people who have previously not known the… … Glossary of theological terms
evangelization — evangelize (also evangelise) ► VERB 1) convert or seek to convert (someone) to Christianity. 2) preach the gospel. DERIVATIVES evangelization noun … English terms dictionary
evangelization — lə̇ˈzāshən, ˌlīˈz noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin evangelization , evangelizatio, from evangelizatus (past participle of evangelizare) + Latin ion , io ion : the act or process of evangelizing : the state of being evangelized … Useful english dictionary
evangelization — noun see evangelize … New Collegiate Dictionary
evangelization — See evangelize. * * * … Universalium
evangelization — noun The act of evangelizing; the state of being evangelized … Wiktionary
evangelization — evan·ge·li·za·tion … English syllables
evangelization — Мировой евангелизм … Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов