1. the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods.
"ideas about the relationship between Science and religion"
faith, belief, worship, creed; More
sect, church, cult, denomination
"the freedom to practice their own religion"
a particular system of faith and worship.
plural noun: religions
"the world's great religions"
a pursuit or interest to which someone ascribes supreme importance.
"consumerism is the new religion"
Christianity /ˌkrɪstʃiˈænəti/ noun