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  • This may be the case with those for whom homophobia has become the shibboleth of orthodoxy.
  • The Strategic Defense Initiative, or Star Wars, became a shibboleth for Reagan, the believer in Armageddon.
  • There is no single shibboleth used as a test.
  • A willingness to call the Virgin Mary Theotokos is an important shibboleth for Christological orthodoxy.
  • A willingness to call the Virgin Mary Theotokos is an important shibboleth for Christological orthodoxy.

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