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Definition of Theology

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study of religions and religious teachings
Theology Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
Theological and Philosophical Biography and Dictionary
* See Process theology ; Empirical theology ; Existential theology ; Natural theology ; New England theology ; Process philosophy and theology ; Rational theology ; and Radical theology
Theology Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
The science of God or of religion; the science which treats of the existence, character, and attributes of God, his laws and government, the doctrines we are to believe, and the duties we are to practice; divinity; (as more commonly understood) "the knowledge derivable from the Scriptures, the systematic exhibition of revealed truth, the science of Christian faith and life."
  
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theology
\the*ol"o*gy\ (?), n.; pl. theologies (#). [l. theologia, gr. &?;; &?; god + &?; discourse: cf. f. théologie. see theism, and logic.] the science of god or of religion; the science which treats of the existence, character, and attributes of god, his laws and government, the doctrines we are to believe, and the duties we are to practice; divinity; (as more commonly understood) "the knowledge derivable from the scriptures, the systematic exhibition of revealed truth, the science of christian faith and life." many speak of theology as a science of religion [instead of "science of god"] because they disbelieve that there is any knowledge of god to be attained. r. flint (enc. brit.). theology is ordered knowledge; representing in the region of the intellect what religion represents in the heart and life of man.


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 scholastic theology 
 natural theology 
 irenical theology 
 ascetic theology 
 revealed theology 
 dogmatic theology 
 bachelor of theology 
 doctor of theology 
 pastoral theology 
 master of theology 
 speculative theology 
 systematic theology 
 moral theology 
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The branch of theological science that treats of God.
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
diagacht, diadhacht
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Duwinyddiaeth = theology
Anagram
    ethology
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth
(synonym) divinity
(hypernym) discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwick, branch of knowledge
(hyponym) angelology
(class) minor, venial
2. a particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings; "Jewish theology"; "Roman Catholic theology"
(synonym) theological system
(hypernym) system, system of rules
(hyponym) Christian theology
(classification) divinity
(class) emanation, rise, procession
3. the learned profession acquired by specialized courses in religion (usually taught at a college or seminary); "he studied theology at Oxford"
(hypernym) learned profession
(classification) divinity
Theology Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Phobia
Fear of theology
Theology Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
Jargon File
n. 1. Ironically or humorously used to refer to religious issues. 2. Technical fine points of an abstruse nature, esp. those where the resolution is of theoretical interest but is relatively marginal with respect to actual use of a design or system. Used esp. around software issues with a heavy AI or language-design component, such as the smart-data vs. smart-programs dispute in AI.
Theology Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Theology (from Greek  meaning "god" and , -logy, meaning "study of") is the systematic and rational study of concepts of deity and of the nature of religious truths, or the learned profession acquired by completing specialized training in religious studies, usually at a university or school of divinity or seminary.

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