Christology noun, plural Chris·tol·o·gies. the branch of theology dealing with the nature, person, and deeds of Jesus Christ. an interpretation of the nature, person, and deeds of Christ. "branch of theology which studies the person and character of Jesus," 1670s, from Christ + connective -o- + -logy. Discussion/Explanation A very straight-forward term to define … Continue reading Christology


What exactly is baptism? noun Ecclesiastical. a ceremonial immersion in water, or application of water, as an initiatory rite or sacrament of the Christian church. any similar ceremony or action of initiation, dedication, etc. a trying or purifying experience or initiation. "initiatory sacrament of the Christian faith, consisting in immersion in or application of … Continue reading Baptism

Atonement noun satisfaction or reparation for a wrong or injury; amends. (sometimes initial capital letter) Theology. the doctrine concerning the reconciliation of God and humankind, especially as accomplished through the life, suffering, and death of Christ. Christian Science. the experience of humankind's unity with God exemplified by Jesus Christ. Archaic. reconciliation; agreement. 1510s, "condition of being at one … Continue reading Atonement