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Definition of Novatianism

Novatianism
Novatianism No*va"tian*ism, n. The doctrines or principles of the Novatians. --Milner.

Meaning of Novatianism from wikipedia

- Novatianism was an Early Christian sect devoted to the theologian Novatian (c. 200–258) that held a strict view that refused readmission to communion of...
- Cornelius. Novatian was shortly afterwards excommunicated: the schismatic church which he established persisted for several centuries (see Novatianism). Few...
- Saints and Feast Days. New York: Loyola P, 1991. Chapman, John. "Novatian and Novatianism." The Catholic Encyclopedia Vol. 11. New York: Robert Appleton...
- of the main groups were: Novatianists: Novatianism was an Early Christian sect devoted to the theologian Novatian (c. 200–258) that held a strict view that...
- critics (who were mainly from the poorer classes). Like third-century Novatianism, the Donatists were rigorists; the church must be a church of "saints"...
- who were in favour of welcoming back all with little or no penance, and Novatian of Rome who would not allow any of those who had lapsed to be reconciled...
- Martyr Epistle to Diognetus Irenaeus Montanism Tertullian Origen Antipope Novatian Cyprian Constantine to Pope Gregory I Eusebius Athanasius of Alexandria...
- mathematician and writer Marcus Claudius Tacitus, Roman emperor (d. 276) Novatian, Roman antipope and theologian (d. 258) Valerian I, Roman emperor (d. 260/264)...
- authorities, they might atone for their apostasy by remaining steadfast. Novatianism Pope Stephen I Judaizers Backsliding Crypto-paganism Frend, W.H.C. (1984)...
- Monarchianism Athinganoi Monophysitism Monothelitism Montanism Nestorianism Novatianism Patrip****ianism Pelagianism Semipelagianism Pneumatomachians Psilanthropism...