Ultramontanist vs Ultramontanism - What's the difference?

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Ultramontanist is a derived term of ultramontanism.


As nouns the difference between ultramontanist and ultramontanism

is that ultramontanist is a supporter of ultramontanism while ultramontanism is a roman catholic philosophy that emphasises the prerogatives and powers of the pope.

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ultramontanist

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A supporter of ultramontanism.
  • ultramontanism

    Noun

  • A Roman Catholic philosophy that emphasises the prerogatives and powers of the Pope.
  • * 2009 , (Diarmaid MacCulloch), A History of Christianity , Penguin 2010, p. 818:
  • Ultramontanism is often seen as a conservative force in the Church, but after 1815 it represented innovation and the prospect of Church reconstruction and revival, albeit of a particular type.

    Derived terms

    * ultramontanist

    See also

    * Vaticanism