theological

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theological doctrine that by faith and God's grace a Christian is freed from all laws (including the moral standards of the culture) antinomianism
theological doctrine taught by Athanasius that Christ the Son is of the same substance as God the Father Athanasianism
mystical theological doctrine of Jakob Boehme that influenced the Quakers Behmenism , Boehmenism
pope who declared that Catholic princes are subject to the pope in temporal as well as in theological matters (1235-1303) Benedetto Caetani , Boniface VIII
English critic and novelist; author of theological works and of books for children (1898-1963) C. S. Lewis , Clive Staples Lewis , Lewis
adherence to some extreme traditional theological concept or interpretation cabalism , kabbalism
theological system of John Calvin and his followers emphasizing omnipotence of God and salvation by grace alone Calvinism
theological doctrine Calvinism
adherent of the theological doctrines of John Calvin Calvinist , Genevan
political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes conservatism , conservativism
form of theological rationalism that believes in God on the basis of reason without reference to revelation deism , free thought
(Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching Doctor , Doctor of the Church
theological doctrine of church government by bishops Episcopalianism
theological doctrine that Christ had only one will even though he had two natures (human and divine); condemned as heretical in the Third Council of Constantinople Monothelitism
theological doctrine that Jesus Christ had no human father; Christians believe that Jesus's birth fulfilled Old Testament prophecies and was attended by miracles; the Nativity is celebrated at Christmas Nativity , Virgin Birth
system of philosophical and theological doctrines composed of elements of Platonism and Aristotelianism and oriental mysticism; its most distinctive doctrine holds that the first principle and source of reality transcends being and thought and is naturall Neoplatonism
theological doctrine (named after Nestorius) that Christ is both the son of God and the man Jesus (which is opposed to Roman Catholic doctrine that Christ is fully God) Nestorianism
theological doctrine put forward by Pelagius which denied original sin and affirmed the ability of humans to be righteous; condemned as heresy by the Council of Ephesus in 431 Pelagianism
theological system of any of the churches of western Christendom that separated from the Roman Catholic Church during the Reformation Protestantism
theological doctrine of the Society of Friends characterized by opposition to war and rejection of ritual and a formal creed and an ordained ministry Quakerism
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