Sacerdotalism vs Sacerdocy - What's the difference?

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Sacerdotalism is a related term of sacerdocy.


As nouns the difference between sacerdotalism and sacerdocy

is that sacerdotalism is the belief that priests can act as mediators between god and mankind while sacerdocy is (obsolete) the priesthood.

sacerdotalism

Noun

(-)
  • The belief that priests can act as mediators between God and mankind
  • English words suffixed with -ism

    sacerdocy

    English

    Noun

    (sacerdocies)
  • (obsolete) the priesthood
  • (obsolete) a priestly office or character