gospeler definition

  • noun:
    • One who teaches or professes faith in a gospel.
    • One who checks out or sings the Gospel as part of a church solution.
    • an individual who preaches through the Gospels
    • A singer of gospel songs
    • the four evangelists.
    • A follower of Wyclif, 1st English religious reformer; for this reason, a Puritan.
    • A priest or deacon whom reads the gospel at the altar during the communion service.
    • A writer of 1 of this four gospels.
    • one that lays specific tension upon the gospel and strict adherence to its doctrines, almost narrowly conceived, towards ecclesiastical usages or customs; a fervently evangelical Protestant; a Puritan: during the time of the Reformation and soon after, a term of reproach when you look at the mouths of people of ecclesiastical or rationalistic sympathies.
    • A deacon, or a bishop or priest acting as deacon, on occasion of this eucharist or holy communion: so named from his office of reading the liturgical gospel, in distinction from epistler or subdeacon, whom checks out the epistle. See gospel, n., 5.
    • an earnest preacher associated with gospel; an evangelist; a missionary.
    • a preacher associated with Christian gospel

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "gospeler"
    • Making its way across the Atlantic,…
    • View More
  • Hyponym for "gospeler"
161 votes

How would you define gospeler?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!