• Schism Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) Division or separation; specifically (Eccl.), permanent division or separation in the Christian church; breach of unity among people of the same religious faith; the offense of seeking to produce division in a church without justifiable cause.
• Schismatize Definition & Synonyms
- (v. i.) To take part in schism; to make a breach of communion in the church.
• Schismatizing Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Schismatize