ditheletism

doctrine that Christ had two wills

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Ditheletism — /dī thelˈə ti zm/ noun The doctrine that Christ on earth had two wills, human and divine, opp to Monotheletism (also Dīˈthelism, Dīothˈelism, Dȳothˈelism, Dȳothelˈetism or Dīthelˈitism) ORIGIN: Gr di twice (or dyo two), and thelētēs a willer,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dithelete — Dīˈthelēte noun A believer in the doctrine of Ditheletism (also Dīothˈelēte, Dīothˈelite, Dȳothˈelēte or Dȳothˈelite) • • • Main Entry: ↑Ditheletism …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Philosophical Isms — Here are 234 different isms, each representing a philosophical, political or moral doctrine or a belief system. In selecting terms for the list, I have deliberately avoided any word which apply ism to a personal name, so that Marxism doesn t… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • monotheletism — noun see monothelitism * * * Monotheletism /mo nō thelˈi ti zm/ noun The doctrine that Christ had only one will, opp to Ditheletism (also Monothelism /mon othˈəl izm/ or Monothelˈitism) ORIGIN: Gr monos single, alone, and thelētēs a willer, from… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dīotheletic(al) — Dīotheletˈic(al) , ● Ditheletism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dītheletic — Dītheletˈic ● Ditheletism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dītheletical — Dītheletˈical (also ● Ditheletism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dȳotheletic(al) — Dȳotheletˈic(al) , ● Ditheletism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dȳothelitic(al) — Dȳothelitˈic(al)) adjective All words also without cap ● Ditheletism …   Useful english dictionary

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