Dyothelite

Dyothelite

[dahy-oth-uh-lahyt]
noun Theology.
a person who maintains that Christ has two wills, one divine and the other human.
Compare Monothelite.


Origin:
1840–50; < Greek dýo two + -thelite as in monothelite

Dyothelitism, noun
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