pistology

pistology

[pi-stol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of theology dealing with faith.

Origin:
< Greek píst(is) faith (akin to peíthein to persuade) + -o- + -logy

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Main Entry:  pistology
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the study of faith within theology
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