Erastianism

Erastianism, the right of the State to override and overrule the decisions of the Church that happen to involve civil penalties. See Erastus.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Erasmus, Desiderius * Erastus
Episcopius, Simon
Epistolæ Obscurorum Virorum
Epitaph
Epithalamium
Epping Forest
Epsom
Equinoctial Points
Equinoxes
Equites, The
Erasmus, Desiderius
Erastianism
Erastus
Erato
Eratosthenes
Ercilla y Zuñiga
Erdgeist
Erdmann
Erebus
Erectheus
Erfurt
Ergot

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Erastianism in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable