- the doctrine that salvation is gained through good works.
- the judging of conduct in terms of adherence to precise laws.
Origin of legalism
Examples from the Web for legalism
Historical Examples of legalism
The tendency of legalism to externalise life has another aspect.What Is and What Might Be
Those who resort to legalism, he has said, ensure their own condemnation.
Did it sustain the gospel of the grace of God, or the "other gospel" of Legalism?
In the view of Legalism, this is the natural outcome of Pauline teaching.
This was the condition to which Legalism would reduce the Galatians.