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Christian Socialist

  1. a member of any of certain European political parties advocating a form of social organization based on Christian and socialistic principles.
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Origin of Christian Socialist

First recorded in 1855–60
Related formsChristian Socialism, noun
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Examples from the Web for christian socialist

Historical Examples

  • Recently considerable agitation in regard to the subject was aroused by the preaching of a minister, who is a Christian-socialist.

    Charities and the Commons: The Pittsburgh Survey, Part I: The People


  • The Christian-Socialist movement began with antisemitism as the corner-stone of its economic and social doctrines.