anti-Catholicism

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  • noun

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a religious orientation opposed to Catholicism

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In a poem entitled "The popish kingdome, or reigne of Antichrist" (1570), the virulently anti-papist German cleric Thomas Naogeorgus takes it a step further by fashioning Mary's intercession as promiscuously indiscriminate.
Whiteway and Hunter may or may not have been militantly anti-Papist, but they were certainly very ill disposed to the Catholic church in Asia under the Portuguese.
And one wonders: Had Oliver Cromwell's physician not been so anti-papist, might he have administered the popish powder to his dying patient and thus extended the English Revolution.
The article is in line with The Birmingham Post's Unionist heritage and raises my concern that the anti-Catholic reporting of The Post is based on anti-Papist philosophy, rather than any factual evidence.
Coote does not choose between Sir Francis Drake as a rabid anti-papist and state-sponsored terrorist and Drake as an empire-builder and hero as other biographers of Drake have done.
Challenging the prevailing view of him as rabidly Protestant and anti-papist, she finds his religious sensibilities to have lain in the direction of Catholicism.
People spoke their minds vigorously and at length, and it was clear that in Derry then Catholics and anti-Papists, the secular and the deeply religious, nationalists and United Eire, political persuaders and terrorists were all sitting and talking together.