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monergism

[mon-er-jiz-uh m] /ˈmɒn ərˌdʒɪz əm/
noun, Theology
1.
the doctrine that the Holy Ghost acts independently of the human will in the work of regeneration.
Compare synergism (def 3).
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; mon- + Greek érg(on) work, deed + -ism
Related forms
monergist, noun
monergistic, adjective
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