apocatastasis

apocatastasis

[ap-oh-kuh-tas-tuh-sis]
noun
1.
the state of being restored or reestablished; restitution.
2.
the doctrine that Satan and all sinners will ultimately be restored to God.
Compare universalism ( def 3 ).


Origin:
1670–80; < Latin < Greek: a setting up again. See apo-, catastasis

apocatastatic [ap-uh-kat-uh-stat-ik] , adjective
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