Definition of Homoousian. Meaning of Homoousian. Synonyms of Homoousian

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Definition of Homoousian

Homoousian
Homoousian Ho`mo*ou"si*an, a. Of or pertaining to the Homoousians, or to the doctrines they held.
Homoousian
Homoousian Ho`mo*ou"si*an, n. [Gr. ?; ? the same + ? being, essence, substance.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of those, in the 4th century, who accepted the Nicene creed, and maintained that the Son had the same essence or substance with the Father; -- opposed to homoiousian.

Meaning of Homoousian from wikipedia

- which sometimes conflicted with each other as well as with the pro-Nicene homoousian creed can be roughly broken down into the following classifications: Homoiousianism...
- doctrines. The most significant of these early decisions was that between the homoousian doctrine of Athanasius and Eustathius (which became Trinitarianism) and...
- Father, and his opposition to what would become the dominant Christology, Homoousian Christology, made him a primary topic of the First Council of Nicaea convened...
- and his supporters were opposed to the theological doctrines held by Homoousian Christians, regarding the nature of the Trinity and the nature of Christ...
- Athanasius, and elsewhere. Although the most vocal of anti-Arians, the Homoousians (from the Koine Gr**** word translated as "of same substance" which was...
- homoiousian, then homoousian, and later homoian bishop of Singidunum, who had opposed Athanasius. Valens, initially homoiousian, then homoousian, and later homoian...
- blended in such a manner that although Jesus was homoousian with the Father, he was not homoousian with the man. Eutychianism was rejected at the Fourth...
- theologies Trinitarianism Athanasian Creed Comma Johanneum Consubstantiality Homoousian Homoiousian Hypostasis Peric****sis Shield of the Trinity Trinitarian...
- probably dating from the late 5th or early 6th century. The Gr**** term homoousian or (ὁμοούσιος 'consubstantial') had been used before its adoption by the...
- opposite teachings, homoousianism and homoianism. Following Trinitarian doctrines of the First Council of Nicaea (325), homoousians believed that God the...