Sectarianism vs Unsectarianism - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between sectarianism and unsectarianism

is that sectarianism is rigid adherence to a particular sect, party or denomination while unsectarianism is absence of sectarianism.



(en noun)
  • Rigid adherence to a particular sect, party or denomination.
  • They were discussing sectarianism between Shias and Sunnis.


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  • Absence of sectarianism.
  • *{{quote-book, year=1873, author=Various, title=The World's Greatest Books, Vol VI., chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=It suffered the fate of all unsectarianism , and made him to be as one man in the midst of foes. }}
  • *{{quote-book, year=1912, author=Various, title=Against Home Rule (1912), chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=They have been at all times the advocates of perfect equality in religion, and of unsectarianism in education. }}
  • *{{quote-book, year=1922, author=G. K. Chesterton, title=What I Saw in America, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=It is that every sectarian is more sectarian in his unsectarianism than he is in his sect. }}