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evangelist

noun [C] uk   /ɪˈvæn.dʒə.lɪst/ us  
a person who tries to persuade people to become Christians, often by travelling around and organizing religious meetings
See also
Followers of religious groups
evangelistic
adjective uk   /ɪˌvæn.dʒəˈlɪs.tɪk/ us  
Christian denominationsThe Roman Catholic Church
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