- the official religion of a state as established by law.
Origin of state religion
Examples from the Web for state religion
Historical Examples of state religion
The doctrine of a state-religion was not clearly defined or vigorously upheld.The Apostles
The light persiflage with which the philosophy of the Augustan age treated the state-religion nearly disappears.Magic and Witchcraft
A religion violently imposed from without as a state-religion naturally tends to hypocrisy and externalism.The Expositor's Bible
F. W. Farrar