Definitions for apologeticsəˌpɒl əˈdʒɛt ɪks

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apologetics(noun)

    the branch of theology that is concerned with the defense of Christian doctrines

Wiktionary

  1. apologetics(Noun)

    The field of study concerned with the systematic defense of a position, or of religious or occult doctrines

  2. Origin: From apologia, from ἀπολογία, from ἀπολογοῦμαι, from ἀπόλογος, from ἀπό (see apo-) + λόγος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apologetics(noun)

    that branch of theology which defends the Holy Scriptures, and sets forth the evidence of their divine authority

Freebase

  1. Apologetics

    Apologetics is the discipline of defending a position through the systematic use of information. Early Christian writers who defended their faith against critics and recommended their faith to outsiders were called apologists.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Apologetics

    a defence of the historical verity of the Christian religion in opposition to the rationalist and mythical theories.


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