Definition of presbyterianism:
Charles, finally, granted the Covenanters not only liberty of conscience, but even the religious supremacy of Presbyterianism, paying their army, moreover, for a portion of the time it passed under service in the rebellion against himself.- "Irish Race in the Past and the Present", Aug. J. Thebaud.
As to GowrieÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬Ã¢âÂ¢ s real creed, Bothwell must have known the truth, through Home, a reluctant convert to Presbyterianism, who went from Paris to Brussels to meet Bothwell, leaving Gowrie in Paris, just before Home and Gowrie openly, and, as it was said, Bothwell secretly, returned to Scotland in April 1600. Was the Gowrie conspiracy a Bothwellian plot?- "James VI and the Gowrie Mystery", Andrew Lang.
She was a Protestant and a Presbyterian; the Nantucket grandfather was a Unitarian of Quaker stock, Judge Bannister was High Church, and it was his wife's Presbyterianism which had been handed down to Becky.- "The Trumpeter Swan", Temple Bailey.