Heretical vs Unchurchly - What's the difference?

heretical | unchurchly |


As adjectives the difference between heretical and unchurchly

is that heretical is of or pertaining to heresy or heretics while unchurchly is not churchly; unbefitting a church; impious, heretical, etc.

heretical

English

Alternative forms

* (archaic)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to heresy or heretics.
  • (of ideas or views) Contrary to mainstream or accepted opinion.
  • Synonyms

    * unorthodox

    See also

    * heterodox * heterodoxy

    unchurchly

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not churchly; unbefitting a church; impious, heretical, etc.
  • See also

    * nonchurchly