Origin of paganism
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Examples from the Web for paganism
Yes, as a figure, “Santa Claus” has his roots in early Christian Europe, Dutch folklore, and Germanic paganism.Yes, Megyn Kelly, Santa Can Be Black (and Jesus, Too)
December 12, 2013
There are so many branches of Paganism and there are also different ways to practice these faiths.The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ Carlton Gebbia Really Practices Witchcraft
October 23, 2013
Nor was this love of poetry lost with the transition from paganism to Christianity.Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark
Jens Christian Aaberg
Christianity has been judged at its best, paganism at its worst.The Legacy of Greece
In the popular Trastevere quarter she had a temple until the end of paganism.
This innovation in the Roman paganism was full of consequences.
In paganism a cult does not die violently, but after long decay.
Word Origin and History for paganism
early 15c., from Church Latin paganismus, from paganus (see pagan).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper