Definition of Millenniumism
1. Noun. Belief in the Christian doctrine of the millennium mentioned in the Book of Revelations.
Generic synonyms: Theological Doctrine
Derivative terms: Chiliastic, Millenarist
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Literary usage of Millenniumism
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1895)
"The Book Mart, v. i, or odd numbers i to 6 and 8. Wilbur B. Ketcham. 2 Cooper Union, N. Y, New Testament millenniumism, by Samuel Waldegrave; ..."
2. The Missing Links: Or, The Anglo-Saxons, the Ten Tribes of Israel by Morton W. Spencer (1901)
""By this," he adds, "the old millenniumism, though not completely extirpated, was at least banished from the realm of the dogmatic. ..."
3. Fugitive Facts: An Epitome of General Information, Obtained in Large Part edited by Robert Thorne (1890)
"During the civil and religious wars in France and England the belief in millenniumism was prominent. The Fifth-monarchy men of Cromwell's time were ..."
4. The Conquering Cross: (The Church) by Hugh Reginald Haweis (1887)
"His millenniumism is as crude as that of Papias or Polycarp. St. Paul he systematically ignored. He does not use the fourth Gospel, nor are his Scriptural ..."
5. Fugitive Facts: A Dictionary of Rare and Curious Information edited by Robert Thorne (1889)
"During the civil and religious wars iu France and England the belief in millenniumism was prominent. The Fifth-monarchy men of Cromwell's time were ..."