The party in Anglicanism which emphasizes the personal rather than the sacramental or ceremonial side of religion. Low-churchmen generally prefer the term “Evangelical” to describe their position, which is that of the usual Protestant theology, as contrasted with the Catholic tendencies of High-churchmen.

MLA Citation

  • “low-church”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 June 2010. Web. 17 September 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/low-church/>