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səˌtɪər iˈɒl ə dʒiso·te·ri·ol·o·gy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soteriologynoun

    the branch of Christian theology that deals with salvation as the effect of a divine agency

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  1. soteriologynoun

    The study or doctrine of salvation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Soteriologynoun

    a discourse on health, or the science of promoting and preserving health

    Etymology: [Gr. swthri`a safety (from swth`rios saving, swth`r a savior, sw`zein to save) + -logy.]

  2. Soteriologynoun

    the doctrine of salvation by Jesus Christ

    Etymology: [Gr. swthri`a safety (from swth`rios saving, swth`r a savior, sw`zein to save) + -logy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Soteriology

    sō-tē-ri-ol′ō-ji, n. (theol.) the doctrine of salvation by Jesus Christ.—adjs. Sotē′rial, pertaining to redemption; Sotēriolog′ical. [Gr. sōtērios, saving—sōtēr, saviour, logialegein, to speak.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of soteriology in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of soteriology in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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