1. Ecclesiastical term denoting the mems. of the ch. who enjoy bliss of union with Christ in the hereafter. (See also Hereafter, A, C 1, 2). In the terminology of the E Orthodox Ch. the ch. triumphant is equivalent to the ch. invisible (see Church, 3).
2. See Communistic Societies, 5.
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