Indeed, all the popes in history – even the African popes of early Christendom – have come from north of the line.
And that is what the perception is by the American left, who hates Christendom.
Among them are the 96 members of the United States Senate, perhaps the windiest and most tedious group of men in Christendom.
Remember the days of post-9/11 civilizational war, of weltkampf between Islam and Christendom?
The Church of England,” he says in one place, “is the purest in Christendom.
But the grand event of that year was the final disruption of Christendom.
The failure of the Council of Pisa made it necessary to summon another congress of Christendom.
With the Indians, as in every city and town in Christendom, there were those who did not wish to be holy.
There was a real sustained attempt to unite all Christendom under a purified and reorganized church.
No, there is not in Christendom a more illustrious city than ours.
Old English cristendom "Christianity, state of being a Christian," from cristen (see Christian) + -dom, suffix of condition or quality. The native formation, crowded out by Latinate Christianity except for sense "lands where Christianity is the dominant religion" (late 14c.). Similar formations in Scandinavian languages.