[ kuh n-fesh-uh-nl-iz-uh m ]
/ kənˈfɛʃ ə nlˌɪz əm /
advocacy of the maintenance of a confession of faith.
Related formscon·fes·sion·a·li·an [kuh n-fesh-uh-ney-lee-uh n] /kənˌfɛʃ əˈneɪ li ən/, adjective, noun
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Examples from the Web for confessionalism
He did yeoman service in breaking down the high Lutheran confessionalism which had been the order of the day.Edward Caldwell Moore|Edward Moore