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ECEuropean Community (archaic; European Union is preferred)
ECEconomy
ECEuropean Commission (European Union)
ECEuropean Council
ECExecutive Council (Maquis Forces International)
ECExecutive Council
ECEcuador
ECExecutive Committee
ECEconomics
ECEarly Childhood (ESRB)
ECEye Contact
ECEndothelial Cell
ECExceptional Children
ECEducation Center
ECElectrical Conductivity
ECExtra Credit
ECEuropean Country
ECEvolutionary Computation
ECError Correction
ECElection Commission
ECEpiscopal Church
ECErythrocyte (cells)
ECEast Campus (MIT)
ECElectric Company
ECElectronic Commerce
ECEddy Current
ECEagle Creek (Indiana)
ECEngine Control
ECEmergency Care
ECEquipment and Components
ECEnvironment Canada
ECEngineering Change
ECEastern Caribbean Dollar (used by member Caribbean nations)
ECElectrical Circuit
ECEnzyme Commission
ECEnvironment of Care
ECExpert Committee
ECEthics Committee
ECEpcot (Disney)
ECEngineering Council
ECEquipment Company
ECExcellent Condition
ECExtracellular
ECEnvironmental Compliance
ECElectronic Component
ECEndometrial Cancer
ECElectrical Contractor
ECEye Candy
ECElliptic Curve
ECEuropean Cup
ECEric Clapton
ECElectoral College
ECEscherichia Coli
ECElectronic Copy (also seen as ECOPY)
ECElectron Capture (nuclear physics, nuclear chemistry)
ECEnvironmental Clearance (India)
ECElectrically Conductive
ECEquipment Category
ECEnterococci
ECElemental Carbon
ECElvis Costello (singer)
ECEmergency Contraception
ECElectrochromic
ECError Control (US DoD)
ECEconomic Capital
ECEllicott City (Maryland)
ECElectric Cooperative
ECEffective Concentration
ECEuropean Credit
ECElectric Chair
ECEmmanuel College
ECEnd Customer
ECEntorhinal Cortex
ECElectrocoagulation (wash water treatment)
ECEvolutionary Computing
ECEquestrian Center (various locations)
ECElectronics Company
ECElectron Configuration
ECExecutive Condominium (Singapore)
ECEastern Conference (hockey)
ECEmbryonal Carcinoma
ECEmulsifiable Concentrate
ECEdward Cullen (Twilight novel character)
ECEnterprise Controlling (SAP software)
ECEmployee Compensation
ECExtra Curricular
ECEnfermedad Celíaca (Spanish: Celiac Disease)
ECEnemy Combatant (US DoD)
ECEnvironment Committee
ECEmergency Coordinator
ECEscape Character
ECElimination Communication (method of infant toilet training)
ECEsophageal Cancer
ECEnterochromaffin (cells)
ECElectron Cloud
ECEnglish Corner (various locations)
ECEurocrypt (Conference)
ECEquipment Code
ECEconomically Disadvantaged
ECEnergy Curable
ECExecutive Chef
ECExtracranial
ECElon College
ECEvaluation Center
ECEverclear (band; window cleaner; liquor)
ECEnterprise Community
ECEnergy Controller
ECElectronic Combat
ECEckerd College (St. Petersburg, Florida)
ECExtended Coverage (property insurance covering riot, hail, smoke, explosion, wind, aircraft, vehicle, etc.)
ECEtherChannel (Cisco)
ECEthylene Carbonate
ECEmbry Call (Twilight character)
ECEntertaining Comics (publisher of Mad and Tales from the Crypt)
ECEarlham College
ECExecutive Certificate
ECEthylcellulose
ECEquipment Closet
ECErie Canal
ECElevation Certificate
ECEstablished Church
ECExchange Carrier
ECExtended Coverage (fire sprinklers)
ECEnteric Coat
ECEric Cartman (cartoon character)
ECEvaluation Capacity
ECElectronic Cinema
ECEnabling Capability
ECEmergency Cleanup
ECEmergency Capability
ECEuro City (international european fast trains)
ECEdit Conflict (Wikimedia Foundation)
ECEcho Control
ECExact Change
ECExpiring Contract (National Basketball Association)
ECEssentiality Certificate (India)
ECExtended Control
ECEnforcement Client (Network Access Protection; Microsoft)
ECExit Criteria
ECExplorers Club
ECEcho Canceler
ECJugendverband Entschieden für Christus (Kassel, Germany)
ECElectronic Checking
ECExceptional Circumstance (Australia and New Zealand)
ECErskine College (Due West, SC)
ECEase of Communication (hearing aids)
ECElastin and Collagen
ECEducational Comics
ECExternally Connected (spatial reasoning)
ECCorrosion Potential
ECEmirates Computer (Abu Dhabi, UAE)
ECElectronically Challenged
ECExpense Control
ECEnterprise Consultancy (US Army AMEDD)
ECEpilepsy Canada (Thornhill, ON, Canada)
ECEconoline Crush (band)
ECEarth Coverage
ECEccentric Cam
ECElectronic Clipboard
ECExperiment Container
ECErindale College (Canada)
ECEast Commons (Everquest)
ECEmbarked Commander
ECEuro-Collins Solution (also seen as E-C)
ECEarth Curvature
ECEngineer Circular (USACE)
ECElongated Coin
ECEclipse Console
ECEisenmenger Complex (congenital heart defect)
ECEssentiality Code
ECEdge Coupled
ECEnterprise Communicator
ECExempli Causa (Latin: For Example)
ECEternal Companion
ECConseil d'Europe
ECEquipment Custodian
ECEmerson College, Boston, Ma
ECEvil Council (gaming)
ECExpansion Coil
ECEquipo Catalán
ECEstimator-Correlator
ECEvansville Chrysler (ammunition headstamp)
ECExternal Carrier
ECExercise Countermeasure
ECEssentially Code
ECEdwards Cinemas
ECExplosives Chemistry
ECExpedited Cleanup
ECEvening Core (shift)
ECEngagement Controller
ECEmitter Count
ECLondon Eastern Central (postcode, United Kingdom)
ECEnemy/Electromagnetic Capability
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For example, the relationship between the Anglican clergy and evangelicals in the South, who have traditionally been credited with an important role in bringing down the established church, is only briefly covered here.
Indeed, an examination of their soteriology and their views on human nature, original sin, grace, revelation, providence, and reason reveals that the Latitudiriarians should be placed within the orthodox mainstream of the established Church.
In 1588 appeared a number of pamphlets, printed by a secret press and purportedly written by one Martin Marprelate, attacking the Established Church and particularly the Episcopacy.
Bunyan began his work while in the Bedfordshire county prison for violations of the Conventicle Act, which prohibited the holding of religious services outside the auspices of the established Church of England.
For over 50 years I've heard doorstep preachers claim they can help you to understand the Bible and see to it that you get the correct interpretation, but I refuse to rely on any statements made by mere men who set themselves up as God's chosen elite and that goes for the established church also.
He was much better suited to the disestablished Church in Wales than the established Church of England.
The (Christian) Church of England is the Established Church, meaning it enjoys special privileges from the State, with which it is entwined.
The part of the speech which has vexed some Christians concerns Her Majesty's view that "the concept of our established Church is occasionally misunderstood and, I believe, commonly under-appreciated.
It may have escaped his notice but the Anglican church in Wales hasn't been the Established Church since 1920 which seems rather a long way to hope to turn back the clock - especially since even before that it was the church of a minority of Welshmen and was bitterly (even violently) resented for using its Authority to insist on tithe payments.
In A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, a Twain character says it is his conviction that "any Established Church is an established crime, an established slave-pen.
The first division is concerned with developments from 1554 to 1660, viewing the established church as a servant of imperial interests.
It was not until 1662 that these groups were formally expelled from the established church and the term'noncon formist' was coined to describe them.