neo-orthodoxy

/nioʊ-ˈɔθədɒksi/ (say neeoh-'awthuhdoksee)

noun (sometimes upper case)
1. a movement in Protestantism of the early 20th century, seeking to rethink and re-establish traditional beliefs in the light of modern experience and revelation.
2. a modern or newly developed theory or practice that has become accepted as orthodox: economic neo-orthodoxy.
neo-orthodox, adjective

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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